Copy certificates for births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships

How to apply

Online applications

Complete the relevant application form to apply for either our priority or standard service online.

Wait 2 hours and ring the Register Office Monday-Friday from 9am-4pm to pay the fee by credit or debit card. You need to ring within 2 working days or we'll cancel your application.

Birth certificate copy application form

Death certificate copy application form

Marriage and civil partnership certificate copy application form

Over the phone applications

To apply for our priority service online, ring the Register Office using the contact details on this page. 

We'll go through the application form with you and take payment at the same time. You'll need to pay by credit or debit card.