Birth Certificates

Wayne County Probate Court can only issue certified copies of Birth Certificates

Wayne County Probate Court only has Birth Certificates for people that were born in Georgia.

Applicant must show proper identification as being a relative or the person that is the applicant and other necessary proof before we are able to issue a certified copy of a Birth Certificate or Death Certificate.

The following forms of identification are excepted:

  • Georgia Driver's license upexpired or expired for not more than a year
  • State of Georgia Identification Card unexpired or expired for not more than a one year
  • Unexpired driver's license issued by another U.S. State, jurisdiction or territory
  • Unexpired U.S. passport
  • Unexpired Foreign Passport
  • U.S. Military Identification, Military Dependent Identification, Veteran's Identification
  • Unexpired Consulate Card
  • Transportation ID
  • Voter's Registration Card
  • Debit Card with Photo ID
  • Employer ID Card
  • School, University, or College Idenfication Card
  • DMV ID Card
  • Department of Corrections Identification Card

Fees for copies of Certified Birth Certificate

First copy - $25.00

Additional copies issued at the same time - $5.00

We can not issue any uncertified copies of a vital record.


Birth Certificate Request Form