Births & naming ceremonies

Ordering a Copy Certificate

Ordering a Copy Certificate

If you wish to order a birth, death, marriage or civil partnership certificate please complete the online application form below. 

Standard Service - £11.00 per copy - Posted 2nd class within 10 working days. 

Priority Service - £35.00 per copy - Posted 1st Class the next working day if application is made before 3pm.  

Ordering  A Copy Certificate

Enquiries about adoption should be addressed to the General Register Office Adoption Section.  Certificates from the Adopted Children Register can be made on the General Register Office or by telephoning them on 0300 123 1837.

If you have very little or no detail regarding a registration aside from a name, then you can contact the General Register Office who can do a more in-depth search for all the districts in England and Wales.