Birth Certificate Fees

After a birth has been registered, a short birth certificate showing the name, sex, date and district of birth is issued free of charge.

The short certificate meets most ordinary needs but a full birth certificate, which is a complete copy of the register entry, is also available.

Further short certificates and full certificates may be purchased at the time of registration or at any time afterwards.

Standard Certificate (which includes the Parent's names):

  • at the time of Registration £4.00
  • after Registration £10.00

Short Certificate:

  • at the time of Registration £Free (one certificate)
  • after Registration £10.00