Due to Covid-19, certificate orders will not be completed within the published timescales
In line with public health guidance to help stop the spread of the coronavirus, the General Register Office is currently operating with reduced staffing to comply with social distancing restrictions.
We remain committed to processing orders as fast as we can, however please do not contact us for updates as we will be unable to confirm when your order will be completed.
If your order is not urgent, please help us to support those who need our services the most by coming back at a later date to apply.
For priority orders using Royal Mail Special Delivery or DHL Delivery, please check the relevant website for updates on delivery information.