How do I obtain a copy Certificate?

You can obtain a copy certificate of a birth, death or marriage that has taken place in England and Wales since 1st July 1837 from the Register Office for the district in which the event occurred.

Fees are £10.00 for standard birth, death and marriage certificates, these requests are processed in 5 working days.

A same day priority service is now available for certificates. The charge for this service is an extra £5.00 per certificate (£15.00)

Personal Applications - may be made at the Register Office, and this involves the completion of a short application form.

By Post - for copies of Neath Port Talbot certificates, please provide the details of the entry you require. Cheques or Postal Orders should be made payable to 'NPTCBC'.

For Overseas Customers please ensure cheques are expressed in Sterling and drawn on a London bank

If a birth certificate is for someone who has been adopted, then an application should be made to:

Adopted Childrens Register
Smedley Hydro
Trafalgar Road

Tel: 0300 123 1837

Current fees for these certificates can by supplied by any Register Office.

If you need any further help or advice, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

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Last Updated: 09.01.2015 at 12:35

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