Death Certificates are available from the City Clerk's Office if:

- The death occured in Boone County

- Death occured in 2001 or later

How can a person get a Death Certificate?

  • In Person, at the City Clerk's Office, 401 Whitney Blvd., Belvidere, IL 61008. Monday - Friday,  8:00am to 5:00pm.  
  • By submitting a request by mail.   Certified copies will be mailed after request and payment have been received.

Any request for a certified copy of a vital record requires a copy of the applicant's current/vaild photo ID per the Illinois Division of Vital Records.  Please present a current/valid photo ID when applying in person, or attach a copy if applying via mail.

Cost of Certificates are as follows:

- $14.00 for the first copy

- $6.00 for each additional copy

 Click Here for Application for Search of Death Record Files