Updated April 10, 2015
Completing Death Certificates
When you or your staff are initiating death certificates, it is very important to use the resources listed here:
Electronic Death Registration System (EDRS)
The web-based Electronic Death Registration System (EDRS) provides the ability for coroner's, funeral directors, doctors, and hospitals to submit electronic death certificates for registration 24 hours a day. Visit the California Electronic Death Registration System Help Desk or call the office for more information or to obtain a user account. When using EDRS to file with Santa Clara County, use resources listed here:
Ordering Certified Copies
Please use the form below:
If you have any questions about our filing services, causes-of-death, etc., please call our office using our dedicated funeral home line at (408) 885-2008 or use the FDRS "Submit Medical Information (MI) for Local Registrar (LR) Review" feature.