This guide explains what certificates you can order from the General Register Office, and how to order and pay for them.
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You can order certificates from the General Register Office (GRO). GRO holds records for all births, deaths and marriages that have been registered in England and Wales from 1837.
This guide tells you:
The guide is available in English and Welsh.
You can order a copy of a birth, death or marriage certificate online or fill in GRO certificate application forms to apply by post.
10 September 2015
HM Passport Office
Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.