A copy of your birth certificate is on file in the Town Clerk's Office of the town in which you were born, and in the town in which your mother lived in at the time of your birth.
You may request a birth certificate either by mail or in person. To request a certified copy of a birth certificate by mail, please complete the request form or write a letter stating your name at birth, parents' names, date of birth, and a photocopy of your driver's license or photo identification. Your request must be accompanied by a check or money order payable to the Town of Scotland.A certified copy of a full size birth certificate is $20.00 (long form) and $15.00 for wallet size (short form). Birth certificates are confidential and are available to only the people listed on the request form.If you come to our office in person, you will need to fill out the request form, show photo identification, and make payment with cash, check, or money order.