Birth & Death certificate
Order a birth, death, marriage or civil partnership certificate
You need to register on the General Register Office (GRO) website to get a copy of a birth, adoption, death, marriage or civil partnership certificate in England and Wales.
You can use this service to research your family tree.
Birth and Death Certificate
The service is currently experiencing high demand for copy certificates. Applications for certificates for historic / family history purposes cannot be accepted at this time, if you submit an application of this kind it will not be processed and you will be offered a refund.
Marriage Certificates following ceremonies in the Church of England and other religious buildings.
The marriage cannot be registered until the signed document has been received by the Registrar.
We can issue a certificate to anyone who is able to give us the date of the event and the full personal details of the person whose certificate is needed.
We will search indexes for a period of three years but only where accurate details are provided.