Priority service is only available for deaths that occurred before 1 January 2020.
Our standard service costs £11 per certificate.
If the death occured this year, we'll send your copy certificate by second class post within 2 working days of receiving your application.
If the death occured before 2020, we'll send your copy certificate by second class post within 15 working days of receiving your application.
Unfortunately we cannot guarantee how long your order will take as we're unable to track deliveries.
What you'll need to apply
- Date and place where the death took place.
- The name of the person involved.
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.
Call us on 0300 123 4045 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.