Apply for a copy of a certificate

Copies of birth, marriage and death certificates

You can obtain a copy of a certificate for a birth, marriage or death that was registered in Camden.  However, we also have access to former historic districts of St Pancras, Hampstead and Holborn.

If you require a certificate pre1940 you will need to contact the General Office (GRO) to order it. Their telephone number is 0300 123 1837.

How can i get a copy of a certificate?

Apply online if the event you require the certificate for was registered more than three months ago.

Apply online

In Person

You can apply in person for our express service. Orders placed before 12 noon will be ready by 4pm on the same day.  However any applications presented after 12 noon midday will be ready for collection the following working day by 4pm. Our address is:

Crowndale Centre,

220 Eversholt St,

London NW1 1BD

You can also apply for the express service on line.  Please note that you must complete your application before 12 noon for us to process your request for collection for 4pm on the same day. If we receive your application after midday then it will be ready for collection the following working day.

Please ensure that you have completed your contact details correctly (especially your landline or mobile number) as we will contact you when your application is ready for collection. Alternatively, if you would like us to post your certificate we will post it by first class. You can also opt to have it posted by special delivery.