If you are looking for vital records for Northwest Arctic Borough, such as birth, death, marriage or divorce records the best place to start is Alaska Department of Health and Social Services. The website will direct you to the Alaska Bureau of Vital Statics where you will find the correct forms to fill out to obtain the vital records. The process can take anywhere from 2-3 weeks. If however you make your request in person at the office in Fairbanks, Juneau or Anchorage it can usually be processed while you wait. Another place you can complete your vital record request is VitalChek, an independent online document ordering service. It is important to realize when looking to obtain certain vital records that by Alaska law all vital records are strictly confidential until they become public record; for births this is 100 years after the event and for deaths, marriages and divorces it is 50 years after the event.
Northwest Arctic Borough Recorder Office - Birth, Death, Marriage & Divorce RecordsBarrow District, c/o Fairbanks District
1648 S Cushman St, #201
Fairbanks, AK 99701-6206Hours of Operation:
907-452-2298, 451-7172Real Estate:
District RecorderRecords Online:
Real Estate, Deed, UCC, LiensNote:
Search at Fairbanks; address and phones, etc, given here.
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About Northwest Arctic Borough, Alaska
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