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Adoption certificate application form

Complete the application form to order a copy of an adoption certificate registered in England and Wales.

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Adoption certificate application form

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Complete the application form to order a copy of an adoption certificate registered in England and Wales.

It is cheaper if you apply online. If you also include a General Register Office (GRO) index reference number, the process will be quicker.

You can view the list of fees.

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Published 22 October 2012
Last updated 11 June 2020 + show all updates
  1. Adoption certificate application form updated.

  2. Adoption certificate application form updated.

  3. New application form added.

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