For your convenience, you can process online requests through an independent company that Kane County Clerk
has partnered with to provide you this service; VitalChek Network, Inc. An additional fee is charged by
VitalChek for this service, and all major credit cards are accepted, including American Express®, Discover®,
MasterCard® or Visa®.
Certified copies of death records of persons who died in Kane County may
be obtained from the office of the Kane County Clerk
Copies of death records may be obtained by a person having a personal or property
right interest in the record or by his duly authorized agent.
Fees for Death Certificates are $15 for the first copy and $8 for each additional
copy of the same record.
Requesting a death certificate
Mail your request to:
Kane County Clerk, John A. Cunningham
719 S. Batavia Ave., Bldg. B
Geneva, IL 60134
Proof of relationship or personal or property right interest.
(Not required for Genealogy request.)
Cash, check or money order payable to Kane County Clerk, or debit or credit card. An additional $2.50 service fee will be added to any credit or debit card purchases. Please call our office for acceptable debit/credit cards.
For an $10.00 convenience fee, you can order a Kane County certificate with a credit
card by going to www.vitalchek.com. Additional shipping fees may apply.