Copy certificates

The registers contain the records of all Norfolk births, deaths and marriages from 1837.

If you do not know the area where the event took place you can contact the General Register Office on 0300 123 1837 and select option 1 for assistance.

Request and pay for a copy certificate online

Weekend of Friday 21 July to Monday 24 July - The online form is not available this weekend while we do some essential maintenance to our systems. We’re sorry for any inconvenience.

How much does it cost?

The cost of a copy certificate is between £8 and £11 for the first certificate and between £7 and £10 for subsequent certificates. 

Urgent copy certificates

A priority service is available at £21 for next day dispatch by first class post. 

If the date on the certificate is earlier than 31 March 2011 the record will be held at the Norfolk Record Office and you will be offered the option of collecting your copy certificate the following day from the Norfolk Record Office (address below). Next day dispatch by first class post will still also be available if you prefer.

Contact details

Norfolk Record Office (the Archive Centre)
Martineau Lane
Norwich
Norfolk NR1 2DQ

Monday to Friday 09:00 to 17:00
(09:30 on Tuesday)

0344 800 8020
E-mail: norfrec@norfolk.gov.uk
www.archives.norfolk.gov.uk

For all events registered in Norfolk after 1 April 2011

Norfolk Registration Service
King’s Lynn Register Office
Town Hall
Saturday Market Place
King’s Lynn, PE30 5DQ

Monday to Friday 09:30 to 16:30

0344 800 8020 option 3
E-mail: registration.klynn@norfolk.gov.uk