Town Clerks

The EDRS was implemented on July 1, 2008.  All deaths from that date forward are now entered into the EDRS.

Introduction of the EDRS has brought some changes to the death reporting process and as a result, the Death Registration section of the Town Clerk Manual was updated on July 1, 2008.  Please be use this document as your reference point regarding death registration and processing of certificates:

July 1, 2008 Revision to Town Clerk Manual – Death Registration

Certificates for your town can now be printed directly from the web if you are an enrolled EDRS user.  This will allow you more timely access to death certificates.

March 15, 2011 - Quick Guide to Printing File Copy of Death Certificate (pdf)

January 15th, 2011 Guide to printing death certificates on-line. (pdf)

To enroll as an EDRS user, complete the EDRS User Agreement and fax it to Vital Records at (802) 651-1787.  If you would like to enroll your assistants as well, have them each complete and fax an agreement.

For more information please contact us at:

EDRS@state.vt.us or ( 800)-439-5008. We welcome your questions and comments.

VT Death Reporting Resources and Updates for Town Clerks

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