This service is currently only available for births that occurred after 1 January 2020

Our priority service is currently unavailable.

Our standard service costs £11 per certificate.

We'll send your copy certificate by second class post within 2 working days of receiving your application.

If you need it urgently, we can take orders over the phone. Just call 0300 123 4045 and ask for a callback to order a birth certificate.


What you'll need to apply

  • Date and place where the birth took place.
  • The name of the person involved
  • The parents names
  • The mothers maiden name.

If you only have the GRO reference number, you must apply to the General Register Office or call them on 0300 123 1837.

To see the indexes for free, contact Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies or visit any Hertfordshire library.


Contact us

Call us on 0300 123 4045.