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Births

How much is a birth certificate

The cost of a birth certificate can vary depending on several factors such as location, type of certificate, and processing time.

 

Find out more information about births registered in England, Wales, Scotland & Northern Ireland

How much is a replacement birth certificate

The cost of a replacement birth certificate again can vary depending on several factors such as location, type of certificate, and processing time.

 

Find out more information about births registered in England, Wales, Scotland & Northern Ireland

Information you need to register a birth

All births in England, Wales and Northern Ireland must be registered within 42 days of the child being born.

You should do this at the local register office for the area where the baby was born or at the hospital before the mother leaves. 

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