The Texas Division of Vital Records
Issues certified copies of Birth, Death, Marriage, and Divorce certificates, for events which occurred within the state of Texas.
The Marriage Relationship, Family Code
The statutes on this website are current through the 3rd Called Session of the 78th Legislature. The Texas Legislative Council makes no warranty as to the accuracy of the data, and users rely on the data entirely at their own risk.
Apostille for Document Certified by the State Registrar
To obtain the apostille for a document certified by the State Registrar, send the document with the $10.00 directly to:
Secretary of State, Statutory Document Section
Austin, TX 78701
Apostille for Document Certified by a County
To obtain the apostille for a document certified by a county, send the document with the $10.00 fee to:
Secretary of State
P. O. Box 12060
Austin, TX 78711-2060