Certificate of Death

The City Clerk's Office keeps death certificates for those who have died in Royal Oak. Anyone may pick up a certified copy. You may come in person and pick them up the same day or send us a mail-in request.

Mail-In Requests

For mail-requests, please complete and submit our Mail-In Death Certificate Request Form (PDF). You will need to provide the following:
  • Name of the deceased
  • Date of birth
  • Date of death
  • Check made payable to the City of Royal Oak


Fees for the death certificates are as follows: $15 for the first copy and $5 for each additional copy.