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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.
If you need a certified copy of an entry you can request, pay for and then track your order using the online form and your My Norfolk customer account.
The My Norfolk account sign-in and process is now managed by Microsoft.
If you already have a My Norfolk account, you may need to reset your password using the Forgot your password? link on the sign-in page
A copy certificate costs £11. Certificates will be ready within working 15 days, if ordered by 3pm.
Certificates are sent out by 2nd class post. In some circumstances, you may be able to collect your certificate from the Archive Centre after 2pm on the next working day.
A priority service is available at £35 for next working day collection or dispatch, if ordered by 3pm. Certificate costs are set at a national level.
Certificates are sent out by 1st class post or, in some circumstances, you can collect them after 2pm the next day from the Archive Centre.
If your certificate needs to be sent to an overseas address, we normally charge an additional £2 to cover postage costs.
Norfolk Record Office (the Archive Centre)
Norfolk NR1 2DQ
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm
(9.30am on Tuesday)
Norfolk Registration Service
King’s Lynn Registration Office
Saturday Market Place
King’s Lynn, PE30 5DQ
Monday to Friday 9.30am-4.30pm
0344 800 8020 option 3, then option 1