Certificate fees

The fee for a certified copy certificate is dependent on how long it ago the registration took place and how soon you require the certificate.

Current registers - at time of appointment

 Fee per certificate
 Standard certificate of birth / death / still-birth  £4
 Short birth certificate   £4
 Certificate of marriage (ordered in advance of the ceremony)  £4
 Certificate of civil partnership (ordered in advance of the ceremony)  £4


Current registers - after registration

 Fee per certificate  When to order  Production time
 5 working day  £7  Anytime during opening hours The certificate will be ready within 5 working days. It can be collected after 1pm on the 5th working day
 Next working day  £15  Anytime during opening hours The certificate will be ready for 1pm the following working day
 1 hour service  £22

 Last order time

Collecting - 3.30pm

Post - 2.30pm 

The certificate will be ready within one hour. There may be times when this service is not available - you will be advised when you contact us. 

An additional fee of £4 per certificate apply when certificates are posted to an address within the UK. Prices for certificates to be sent overseas are available on application. Alternatively you can provide a stamped addressed envelope.

Closed registers

 Fee per certificate  When to order  Production time
 5 working day  £10 Anytime during opening hours The certificate will be ready within 5 working days. It can be collected after 1pm on the 5th working day
 Next working day  £18 Anything during opening hours The certificate will be ready for 1pm the following working day
 1 hour service  £25

Last order time

Collecting - 3.30pm

Post - 2.30pm 

The certificate will be ready within one hour. There may be times when this service is not available - you will be advised when you contact us.

An additional fee of £4 per certificate apply when certificates are posted to an address within the UK. Prices for certificates to be sent overseas are available on application. Alternatively you can provide a stamped addressed envelope.