|For fast, affordable service, order Texas death 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.
Death certificates for deaths within the past 25 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 death certificate from the past 25 years, but you can make the request by following the instructions below.
Death certificates can also be ordered offline following instructions from the Texas Bureau of Vital Statistics.