Request a Copy of a Death Certificate

Obtain a Copy

You may obtain, in person or by mail, a certified copy of a death record from the City Clerk's Office at the following address:
Lowell City Hall
City Clerk's Office
Room 31
375 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852


The City Clerk's Office provides certified copies of death records Monday- Wednesday and Thursday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tuesday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m.- 12 p.m.


The fee is $15 for a certified copy of a death record. The City accepts checks or money orders only by mail, and checks, money orders or cash in person. Checks should be made payable to "City of Lowell."

In Person

For requests in person at the City Clerk's Office, bring the following information with you:
  • The date of death
  • The name of the deceased
  • The parents of the decedent

Death Certificate Form

View the Copy of Death Certificate Form (PDF).