Polk County Recorder

Vital Records

New Vital Records Fee - As of July 1st, 2019 the fee will be $15.00 to request a certified copy of a Vital Record. Until then the fee remains $20.00.

Contact Us

Polk County Administration Building
111 Court Avenue Ste 250
Des Moines, IA 50309-2251
Phone: 515-286-3160
Fax: 515-323-5393
Email