Death certificates remain on file in the city or town in Massachusetts where the death occurred and where the deceased resided. Therefore, our office will have the certificate for a person who died in Norwood or whose residence was in Norwood at the time of his/her death.
What is the cost of a death certificate?
$10.00 per certified copy – Cash, Check (Massachusetts banks only) or Bank Check/Money Order .
Debit/Credit cards not accepted.
Personal Checks are not accepted for mail-in requests
How do I obtain a death certificate?
By Mail: (Allow 3 To 5 days from the day we receive the request) A written request should contain the following information:
Name on Death Certificate
Date of Death
Place of Death
Number of Copies Requested
Daytime telephone number
Cash or Money order (NO PERSONAL CHECKS BY MAIL) made payable to The Town of Norwood