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Birth, death, marriage and civil partnership certificates

On this page you can order a copy of a birth, death, marriage or civil partnership certificate.

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Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation the certificate service will be temporarily suspended except for deaths that have been registered under our emergency telephone registration process.

We provide certified copy certificates for Registrations that took place in Cornwall.  If your event took place outside of Cornwall, you will need to apply direct to that district.

For death registrations that have taken place from 30th March ONLY, please apply online and we will process your application.

  • Fee : £11
  • Your certificate will be posted to you by 2nd class mail within 15 working days (please expect delays as the Covid-19 situation develops)

Order a copy of a death certificate

If you require an urgent birth, marriage or civil partnership certificate, please visit to apply online.

If you have any difficulties using the online forms please call 0300 1234 181 to order and pay for your certificate.