For fast, affordable service, order Texas birth certificates through TexasOnline, the official eGovernment site for the State of Texas. The current estimated processing time for TexasOnline orders is 10-15 business days.
Birth certificates for births within the past 75 years are considered protected records, and TexasOnline has the following requirements for requesting these records:
If you do not meet these criteria, you cannot use TexasOnline to request a birth certificate from the past 75 years, but you can make the request by following the instructions on the Texas.gov Vital Records Application
Birth certificates can also be ordered offline following instructions from the Texas Bureau of Vital Statistics.