The City's Office of Vital Records database is not accessible to other government agencies.
New York City and State agency personnel can request verifications electronically.
- Send an email to the Department of Health at email@example.com.
- Include the registrant's name, date of birth, mother's first and maiden name, and father's first and last name.
- Enter "NYC verification" or "NYS verification" in the subject line.
- Submit the request from an official email address.
You should receive the verification within 5 business days. You can email any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.