Order birth, death, marriage and civil partnership certificates
Order certificates of births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships recorded in Scotland from 1855 to present day.
We can only issue a certificate if it was registered in Scotland. If it was registered in England or Wales, please visit the General Register Office website.
- Each certificate requested within one month of the date of registration costs £10.
- Thereafter it will cost £15. Extra copies of the same certificate are £10 each.
- If you need to collect your certificate the same day (9am to 3pm), we will charge an extra £5.
- Postage within the UK will cost £1.
Copies of birth certificates for adopted children are only available from National Records of Scotland at:
New Register House
0131 535 1314
If you need to speak to us or would like to apply by telephone, please use the below contact details.