Macomb County birth records are not public records and can only be obtained by the individual, parents of the individual, a legal guardian of the individual, an heir if the individual is deceased and relationship is shown or a court with a court order. Records are available for Macomb County births ONLY.
Requests can be made in person, by mail, or with a credit card via online or fax.
>> CLICK HERE to play the video "How to Obtain a Certified Copy of Your Birth Record "
Request A Copy Online
CLICK HERE to request a copy of a Macomb County
birth certificate safely and securely online using Google Checkout.
Request A Copy In Person
Visit the Macomb County Clerk's Offices at 40 North Main (first floor of the Macomb County Court Building) in Downtown Mount Clemens. CLICK HERE for directions to the Macomb County Clerk's Office.
Request A Copy By Mail
Write a letter stating the required information or CLICK HERE to print the order form. Enclose a check or money order. Mail to Macomb County Clerk, Attn: Birth Records, 40 North Main, Mount Clemens, MI 48043.
Request A Copy By Fax
CLICK HERE to download document 3010 -- the Vital Records Certified Copy Order Form. Or to print document 3010 on your fax machine, call 888-99-CLERK if you are calling from within Michigan. If you are calling from out-of-state, call 310-575-5035.
If the individual was born in Michigan but not in Macomb County, request document number 3100 to order your document from the State of Michigan.
To find a non-Michigan birth record, you must contact the Vital Records Office for that state. CLICK HERE for a list of these offices.