Apply for a copy of a birth, death or marriage certificate

If the birth, death, marriage or civil partnership took place within the borough of Ealing, copy certificates can be requested online, by post or in person from Ealing Register Office.

If they did not take place within this borough, you can apply online to the General Register Office for England and Wales.

We can usually offer a same-day fast track service for certificates - subject to staffing. The standard service is five working days. Read the schedule of fees and charges for more information.

How to apply

If the birth, death, marriage or civil partnership took place within the borough of Ealing:

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To apply by post please write to us with:

  • the information required for the certificate(s) - see the details we need to know
  • your contact details
  • number of certificates required
  • cheque or postal order made payable to "Ealing Council"
  • stamped self-addressed envelope

and send to:

Ealing Register Office
Perceval House
14/16 Uxbridge Road
Ealing W5 2HL

Urgent request

If you urgently need a copy of a certificate we can usually provide a same-day service if you apply in person before 3pm (Monday to Friday). Please see the schedule of fees and charges that apply.

If the event took place outside of the borough of Ealing you will need to apply online to the General Register Office (this is not a service of Ealing Council).