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Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I get a copy of a birth certificate?

  • Births within Otsego County - Contact the Town / Village Clerk where the birth occurred. - Otsego County Clerk Vital Records

  • Births outside of Otsego County but within NYS please contact NYS Dept. of Health at (518) 474-3077

  • Births Outside of New York State - You need to contact the state where the birth occurred - Out of State Vital Records


Where to I get a copy of a death certificate?

  • Deaths within Otsego County - Contact the Town / Village Clerk where the death occurred. - Otsego County Clerk Vital Records

  • Deaths outside of Otsego County but within NYS please contact NYS Dept. of Health at (518) 474-3077

  • Deaths Outside of New York State - You need to contact the state where the death occurred - Out of State Vital Records

 

Where to I get a copy of a deed?

You need to contact the Office of the County Clerk.

197 Main St
Cooperstown, NY 13326

Voice (607) 547-4276
Fax (607) 547-7544

Otsego County Clerk's webpage

 

How Do I get a Passport?

The Office of the County Clerk accepts passports during the following times for processing.

Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 11:45 am and 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

July & August Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 11:45 am and 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

An appointment is necessary.

For complete instructions please visit - Otsego County Clerk Passport Information

 

Still have questions? Contact Us

Mailing Address:
Otsego County
197 Main Street
Cooperstown, NY 13326

Email: contact.us@otsegocounty.com