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
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.
First you will need to:
- Create a myNorfolk customer account or
- Sign in to your existing My Norfolk customer account
- Then continue to the online form
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.
Norfolk Record Office (the Archive Centre)
Norfolk NR1 2DQ
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm
(9.30am on Tuesday)
For all events registered in Norfolk after 1 April 2011
Norfolk Registration Service
King’s Lynn Register Office
Saturday Market Place
King’s Lynn, PE30 5DQ
Monday to Friday 9.30am-4.30pm
0344 800 8020 option 3, then option 2