Vital Records in Hawaii

The Hawaii State Department of Health is the government entity responsible for maintaining and issuing vital records for Hawaiian citizens. Only the individual listed on the certificate, and parents or guardians, are permitted to order a certified copy.

Below is a table showing the year ranges that the Hawaii State Department of Health can provide:

Record Type Available From
Hawaii Birth Records 1853 – 2023
Hawaii Death Records 1862 – 2023
Hawaii Divorce Records July 1951 – December 2002
divorce records from 2003 – 2023
must be requested from county office
Hawaii Marriage Records 1841 – 2023

Find County Offices in Hawaii

CountyYear Founded
Hawaii County, HI 1905
Maui County, HI 1905
Kalawao County, HI 1905
Honolulu County, HI April 30, 1907
Kauai County, HI 1905