Apply for a Gender Recognition Certificate

How to apply

Download and fill in the right form for your application.

How you’re applying Form Guidance
Standard route Form T450 Leaflet T451
Alternative route Form T464 Leaflet T465
Overseas route Form T453 Leaflet T454

Send the completed form with your fee and any supporting documents relevant to your application.

Gender Recognition Panel
PO Box 9300


It costs £140 to apply. You can apply for help paying the fee if you’re getting certain benefits or on a low income.

Get help with your application

Contact the administrative team at the Gender Recognition Panel for advice on the application process.

Gender Recognition Panel
Telephone: +44 (0) 300 1234 503
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