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Birth or Death Certificate

Purchase birth or death certificates online or in person at the Health Department located at 3629 S. D St., Tacoma, WA 98418 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Medical Records

To request medical records complete our Medical Records Request and Authorization to Release Public Health Information forms and submit by fax, U.S. mail, or in person. Do not email these forms to the Health Department.
 
Fax to (253) 798-7666.
 
Mail to

Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department
Attention Records Officer
3629 S. D St., MS 1004
Tacoma, WA 98418-6813

In person at 3629 S. D St., Tacoma, WA 98418, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Public Records

A valid Public Records Request is a request for a specific and identifiable public record. A request for general information is not a valid Public Records Request. Information such as subject matter, dates, location and physical address, parcel number, persons/issues involved, or account numbers will help staff locate records responsive to your request.
 
Certain information is exempt from disclosure; refer to the Public Records Act, RCW 42.56, for information on state law regarding public records and certain records which are exempt from public disclosure.
 

Please complete our Online Public Records Request Form to submit your records request.

Public Records Officer

Ashley Payment
Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department
3629 S. D St., MS 1004
Tacoma, WA 98418-6813

Phone: (253) 798-2857

Email: apayment@tpchd.org

Resources

Public Records Process

Public Records Act, RCW 42.56

Public Records Act-Model Rules, WAC 44-14

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