Vital Records

The Register of Deeds office files all birth certificates for people born in Haywood County. The births begin in 1913. A certified copy of a birth certificate is $10.00. This copy may be used for any legal purpose. A plain copy is $.25.

The Register of Deeds office files all death certificates for Haywood County. The deaths begin in 1913. A certified copy of a death certificate is $10.00. This copy may be used for any legal purpose. A plain copy is $.25.

The Register of Deeds office files all marriage certificates for Haywood County. The marriages begin in 1913. A certified copy of a marriage certificate is $10.00. This copy may be used for any legal purpose. A plain copy is $.25.

If you are away from Haywood County and need to receive a certified copy of your birth or marriage certificate, or an immediate family member's birth, death or marriage certificate, you may visit https://ncvitals.com/ or write to us at the following address:

Haywood County Register of Deeds
215 N. Main Street
Waynesville, NC 28786

A certifed copy is $10.00 and a copy for genealogy purposes is $.25. Please send check or money order.

Please send a note with all the information such as name at birth or death, date of birth or death, parents' name with the mother's maiden name, your signature now, and a return address. Please include your phone number if we need to call you if there is a problem.

Please call the Register of Deeds office with any further questions. Our office hours are 8:00am to 4:45pm Monday through Friday. Our number is 828-452-6635.