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Apply for birth, death, marriage, adoption, civil partnership and stillbirth certificates

From: Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection

Apply for certificates

Certificates of birth, death, marriage and civil partnership can be obtained from the General Register Office, from your local civil register offices. You can find their addresses here.

Order certificates or photocopies by post or in person

Certificates of birth, death, marriage, adoption, civil partnership and stillbirth can be obtained from the General Register Office. Multilingual Standard Forms (MSF) are issued only when you are obtaining a certificate from the General Register Office. The application form for e-mail applications can be found below. These applications will be dealt with by the General Register Office and the payment will be made online via a secure link.

Application for certificate of Birth/Death/Marriage/Adoption/Civil Partnership

Certified copies (certificates) are printed on secure paper and must be posted. If you are purchasing a photocopy we can e-mail the photocopy to you instead of posting it. Please indicate if you want to have the photocopy e-mailed to you in Section 4.

Download

The Civil Registration Service has an official website for members of the public who wish to purchase certificates of birth, death, marriage, adoption, civil partnership or stillbirth online.

These applications will be dealt with by the Health Service Executive (civil register office) and enquiries regarding applications made to this service should be made to the HSE at 00353 (0)1 8638200.