News Release, Charles County Health Department

The Charles County Department of Health’s vital records office will begin processing birth certificates by appointment only with curbside pick-up beginning Wednesday, August 5, 2020. 

Appointments will be every 30 minutes beginning from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon and 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.  Death certificates can be obtained by appointment only on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The applications for birth and death certificates can be found on the website at

Prior to arrival follow the safety procedures:

·Call 301-609-6919 to schedule an appointment.

·Complete and print the application for the birth or death certificates

·Upon arrival call 301-609-6919 and someone will come out to pick up your application, photo ID and payment (cash, check, Visa, Mastercard or Discover,)

·Please wear a facemask to protect yourself and the staff

For your safety walk-ins are not available.  Appointments are required. For further information, contact 301-609-6919 or visit our website at