The Office of Vital Records & Statistics (VRS) records and preserves data relative to any vital events in the Territory of the United States Virgin Islands. Vital Records & Statistics is responsible for the registration, maintenance, dissemination, and local registry of the Territory’s birth and death records. VRS also serves as the custodian for data related to marriages, divorces, and other health related chronic diseases.
We work closely with healthcare facilities, public health offices, funeral homes, Superior Court of the Virgin Islands, District Court of the Virgin Islands, Social Security Administration, Paternity & Child Support Child Support Division, and other federal/local agencies.
Birth Certificates after Adoption
Verification of Birth
Verification of Death
Vital Records Locations
St. Croix: Charles Harwood Complex (340) 643-6302
St. Thomas: Dr. John S. Moorehead Municipal Hospital Complex (340) 774-9000 ext. 4685
If you live outside of the territory and need to request a birth or death certificate, please use the documents below to complete your request following all instructions on the application.