Birth Certificates

Request a Record

You may purchase a certified copy of a birth record either in person or through the mail. The event had to have occurred in Wells.

To order a certified copy of this record through the mail please print a request form (PDF) or write us a letter including the following information: 

1. Full name on the record
2. Date of birth
3. Please include parents’ names (with mother’s maiden name)
4. If your name is not on the records, please call the Town Clerk’s office for guidance.
5. Photocopy of proof of identity
6. Your name, mailing address and telephone number
7. Number of copies ordering
8. Please include a self-addressed stamped envelope.


It is $15 for the first certified copy and $6 for each additional certified copy of the same record, ordered at the same time. Make checks payable to the Town of Wells. Please do not send cash in the mail.