Collecting your copy certificate

Due to coronavirus and the government's advice on social distancing, you cannot collect your copy certificate from Stockport Register Office. You'll need to pay for postage to receive your copy certificate.

Request a copy certificate - births, deaths and marriages

You can use this form to request copy certificates for births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships that occurred in the Stockport Registration District.

Standard certificates copy cost £11 per certificate and are normally available for collection or posting within 5 to 7 working days. An express service is available for an extra fee of £24 per person.

If you choose to have your certificates posted to your address, our postal charges are:

  • first class: £1
  • first class signed for: £2
  • special delivery: £7

Stockport Register Office can accept no liability for items lost in the post.

Before you start

You'll need to know the full details of the person(s) you'd like to obtain a copy certificate for.

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How we use your data

The council primarily use your data for responding to your request, this may be shared with the NHS and other government departments in accordance with our organisational privacy notice. We never sell your data to third parties or use it to market to you without your consent.