Replacement of Valuable Documents and Records

Important Items and who to contact:


Who to Contact

Driver's License

Local Department of Motor Vehicles 

Bank Books

Your bank, as soon as possible

Insurance Policies

Your insurance agent

Military Discharge Papers

Local Veteran's Administration


Local Passport Office

Birth, Death and Marriage Certificates

State Bureau of Records


Divorce Papers

Circuit Court where decree was issued

Social Security or Medicare Cards

Local Social Security Office

Credit Cards

The issuing companies, 
as soon as possible

Titles to Deeds

Records department of the city or county in 
which the property is located

Stocks and Bonds

Issuing company or your broker


Your lawyer

Medical Records

Your Doctor



Issuing company

Income Tax Records

The I.R.S. where filed 
or your accountant

Auto Registration, Title

Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)

Citizenship Papers

The U.S. Immigration and 
Naturalization Service

Prepaid Burial Contracts

Issuing company

Animal Registration Papers

Society of registry