Birth/Death Certificates

   This Service is available by appointment only.

For your convenience, Plainfield Township can facilitate the order of a certified copy of a birth certificate, marriage license or death certificate that was filed in WILL COUNTY.  This service is available BY APPOINTMENT ONLY  Monday - Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.  Certificates will then be sent to you by mail from the Will County Clerk's Office.  For more information or to make an appointment, contact Township at 815-436-8308.

Certified Copy Fees:

Certified copy of a Birth Certificate or Marriage license:

  • $9.00 for the first copy
  • $4.00 for each additional copy

Certified copy of a death certificate:

  • $13.00 for the first copy
  • $8.00 for each additional copy

*We only accept cash at the township office. Exact change is appreciated.

Certificates will be mailed to you by the Will County Clerk's office.

The township office is a satellite location for the Will County Clerk.  If you need a copy immediately and without an appointment, please visit the Will County Clerk's Office at 302 N. Chicago St. in Joliet. Additional details available here.