Complete an application form and send it to the register office nearest to where the event has happened.

Register offices


£10.00 for standard birth, death, marriage and civil partnership certificates and short birth certificate.

£26.00 for all certificates collected within 24 hours or posted out by Royal Mail first class post.

You can pay by debit or credit card on the phone:

  • Phone 01484 221030

How to order a copy certificate

Download and fill in the relevant form

Clock Completing this form takes around 10 minutes.

Paperclip You must supply:

  • the name of the person(s)
  • the approximate date of the birth, death or marriage within one year
  • the place where the event happened

It is helpful if you supply:

  • the name of parent(s) for birth records
  • or name of husband/wife for death records
Apply for a birth certificate
Apply for a death certificate
Apply for a marriage certificate
Apply for a civil partnership certificate

After you've ordered the certificate

We will send you it through the post, or have it ready for you to collect if you have paid for that service.