Suffolk County Birth Records

Search for Suffolk County NY birth records. A birth records search contains information on proof of identity, proof of citizenship, name of the baby, date and time of birth, parental information, applying for a Social Security number, passport applications, name changes, receiving governmental benefits, requesting a birth certificate, applying for a birth certificate, and conducting genealogical research.


The Suffolk County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Suffolk County birth records. These birth records include birth certificates that list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, as well as personal information about the parents. A New York birth certificate acts as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and it may be required to apply for a NY driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services. Other birth records include demographic records on birth, which are useful for researchers, as well as records on birth that can be used for Suffolk County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Amityville Clerk Amityville NY 21 Ireland Place 11701 631-691-3303

Bellport Village Clerk Bellport NY 29 Bellport Lane 11713 631-286-0327

Brightwaters Village Clerk Brightwaters NY 40 Seneca Drive 11718 631-665-1280

East Hampton Town Clerk Montauk NY THE Plz 11954 631-668-5081

Head Of The Harbor Village Clerk St. James NY 500 New York 25A 11780 631-584-5550

Jo Ann Raia Town Clerk Huntington NY 100 Main Street 11743 631-673-9477

Lindenhurst Clerk Lindenhurst NY 430 South Wellwood Avenue 11757 631-957-7501

Lloyd Harbor Village Clerk Lloyd Harbor NY 32 Middle Hollow Road 11743 631-549-8893

North Haven Village Clerk Sag Harbor NY 335 Ferry Road 11963 631-725-1378

Northport Village Clerk Northport NY 224 Main Street 11768 631-261-7502

Quogue Village Clerk Westhampton Beach NY 172 Dune Road 11978 631-653-4498

Southampton Town Clerk Hampton Bays NY 25 Ponquogue Avenue 11946 631-723-3820

Southampton Village Clerk Southampton NY 23 Main Street 11968 631-283-0247

Southold Town Clerk Southold NY 53095 Middle Road 11971 631-765-1801

Suffolk County Clerk Riverhead NY 310 Center Drive South 11901 631-852-2041

Suffolk County Clerk Central Islip NY 400 Carleton Avenue 11722 631-853-4312

Suffolk County Clerk Smithtown NY 725 Veterans Memorial Highway 11787 631-853-4074


Suffolk County Hospitals provide a variety of medical services to patients of all ages, including labor and delivery services. When a baby is born at a Hospital in Suffolk County New York, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Suffolk County birth certificates which list the baby's name, date of birth, weight and length, and the Hospital's name, as well as information about the parents. These ceremonial birth certificates cannot act as legal proof of identity in New York, but they may be a valuable source of information on an individual's birth. Hospitals also maintain demographic information on babies born at their facility, which may be accessible to researchers.

Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center Patchogue NY 101 Hospital Road 11772 631-654-7100

Eastern Long Island Hospital Greenport NY 201 Manor Place 11944 631-477-1000

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center West Islip NY 1000 Montauk Highway 11795 631-376-3000

Huntington Hospital Huntington NY 270 Park Avenue 11743 631-351-2000

John T. Mather Memorial Hospital Port Jefferson NY 75 North Country Road 11777 631-473-1320

Northport VA Medical Center Northport NY 79 Middleville Road 11768 631-261-4400

Peconic Bay Medical Center Riverhead NY 1300 Roanoke Avenue 11901 631-548-6000

South Oaks Hospital Amityville NY 400 Sunrise Highway 11701 631-264-4000

Southampton Hospital Southampton NY 240 Meeting House Lane 11968 631-726-8200

Southside Hospital Bay Shore NY 301 East Main Street 11706 631-968-3000

St Charles Hospital & Rehab Center Port Jefferson NY 200 Belle Terre Road 11777 631-474-6416

Stony Brook University Hospital Stony Brook NY 101 Nicolls Road 11794 631-689-8333


Suffolk County Town and City Halls keep documents and records related to their municipality, including vital documents like Suffolk County birth records. Birth certificates, for example, list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, and they also provide personal information about the parents. These Suffolk County public records act as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and they may be required to apply for government services, receive a Social Security number, or apply for a driver's license or passport in Suffolk County New York. Town and City Halls may also maintain other Suffolk County birth records, such as demographic records for the entire municipality, which may be useful for researchers, and historical birth records that can be used for genealogical research. The Town or City Hall may provide online request forms for birth certificates on its website.

Brookhaven Town Hall Farmingville NY 1 Independence Hill 11738 631-451-7087

East Hampton Town hall East Hampton NY 300 Pantigo Place 11937

Huntington Town Hall Huntington NY 100 Main Street 11743 631-351-3014

Islip Town Hall Islip NY 655 Main Street 11751 631-224-5691

Riverhead Town Hall Riverhead NY 210 Howell Avenue 11901 631-727-3200

Shelter Island Town Hall Shelter Island NY 38 North Ferry Road 11964 631-749-0291

Shoreham Town Hall Shoreham NY 80 Woodville Road 11786 631-821-0680

Smithtown Town Hall Smithtown NY 99 West Main Street 11787 631-360-7512

Southampton Town Hall Southampton NY 116 Hampton Road 11968 631-283-6000


The Suffolk County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the New York, Suffolk County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Suffolk County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Suffolk County public records, which act as legal proof of birth and citizenship, list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, as well as personal information about the parents. Birth certificates may be required to apply for a New York State driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services, and they can also be useful for Suffolk County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

New York State Health Department Central Islip NY 320 Carleton Avenue 11722 631-851-3080

Suffolk County Health Department Great River NY 3500 Sunrise Highway 11739 631-854-0000

Suffolk County Health Department Yaphank NY 360 Yaphank Avenue 11980 631-852-4287

Suffolk Health Department Coram NY 82 Middle Country Road 11727 631-854-2195


Suffolk County Archives preserve documents of historic significance, sometimes as part of a larger library collection or a private collection. Local jurisdictions may also maintain their own Archives to store documents related to the area, which can include Suffolk County birth records. These records may date back many decades or even centuries, making them valuable resources for genealogical research in Suffolk County New York. Birth records may include the name of the baby, the date and time of birth, the location of birth, and the identity of the parents. Archives may provide online access to some of their birth records.

Suffolk County Court Records Archive Riverhead NY 310 Center Drive South 11901 631-852-2043

Suffolk County Sheriff Records Archive Riverhead NY 100 Center Drive South 11901 631-852-2242