Welcome to Puerto Rico Birth Certificates, where we make it easy to obtain your certified Puerto Rico Birth Certificate. Listed below are the requirements for expediting a birth certificate from Puerto Rico. If a form or letter is required of you in these steps, there will be a link to the appropriate samples or forms. Please read the instructions carefully, download each sample/form, and complete all paperwork. Once you are finished, fax all required documents to: (713) 874-1245.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR EXPEDITING A BIRTH CERTIFICATE FROM PUERTO RICO
1) Birth Certificate Request Form filled out and signed--must be notarized. (Click here )
2) Copy of STATE ISSUED Driver's License or I.D. also notarized. (Please make sure you enlarge and lighten the Driver's License/I.D. before faxing. If it
is not a clear copy this can hold up the processing time.)
3) Letter of Authorization, signed and notarized. (Click here )
4) Detailed letter of why you are needing the Birth Certificate so quickly. Must be signed, filled out, and notarized. (Click here )
5) Copy of Social Security Card (if available).
6) Fax to (713) 874-1245
Please make sure all documents are legible and are not too dark before faxing.
*Regular Service which is 5-7 Business Days is $122.00 total (Please add $5.00 for additional copies)
*Rush Service which is 3-4 Business Days is $157.00 total (Please add $5.00 for additional copies)
*Super Rush Service which is 2 Business Days is $190.00 total (Please add $5.00 for additional copies)