Birth & Death Certificates

The Town Clerk's Office records all certificates of birth and death if the event occurred within the Town of Windham and/or if the person/persons were residents of Windham at the time of the event. Certified copies of records are available from the Municipal Clerk's Office.

Requirements
  • The purchaser of the record must have a "direct and legitimate interest in the matter of recorded" -MRSA Title 22 Section 2706.
  • A photo ID will now be required as well as other documents if you are picking up a vital record for a spouse/relative.
Fees
Fees are set by the state. The charge is $15 for the first copy and $6 for each additional copy of the same record ordered at the same time. For death certificates only, the family is entitled to one free certificate for the Veteran's Administration.