Information on Adoption/Name Changes
If you are requesting a copy of a birth record of a child who has been adopted or had a legal name change, you may order from the CA Department of Public Health, as well as the RRCC. Please ensure you check the "ADOPTED" box on the application.
California Department of Public Health
Office of Vital Records
MS 5103. P.O. Box 997410
Sacramento, CA 95899-7410