Get a copy certificate for a birth, death or marriage that was registered in the borough of Telford and Wrekin. For births, marriages and deaths outside the borough, you will need to contact the relevant register office.

For birth certificate applications, there is a section in the application form where you can tell us whether you want a standard or a short certificate - an abbreviated version showing the name, date and district of birth only. Please note a standard birth certificate is required for passport applications.

Cost of certificates

At the time of registration (short or standard)
After the registration, from the Registrar holding the current register (short or standard)
After the registration, from the Superintendent Registrar holding the deposited register (short or standard) £10
Postage of certificate

Apply for a certificate

By phone
You can apply for a certificate over the phone by calling 01952 382444, please have your credit/debit card details to hand.

By post
Download and complete the appropriate application form and send it along with a cheque made payable to 'Superintendent Registrar' and a stamped self addressed envelope to:

Telford & Wrekin Register Office
Wellington Civic & Leisure Centre
Tan Bank

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