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Registrars fees and charges

Certificate of Birth, Marriage or Death

 

How much do copies of certificates cost?

A certificate of birth, marriage or death issued at the time of registration is £11.00.

After registration certificates of birth, marriage or death cost £11.00 each.  You can collect them from Walsall Register Office after 5 working days.

If you need a copy of a certificate urgently, we offer a priority service for £35.00 if you attend in person.

 

Priority Service:  For collection: If you need a certificate quickly and you apply for it by 1pm, it will be available after 10.00am. the following working day. You can do this in person at Walsall Register Office.  If you order after 1.00pm it will be ready the next working after 3.00pm.

 

The cost is £35.00.  

 

Priority Service:  For posting: Applications received for posting of certificates received by 1p.m. will be processed and posted the same day using Royal Mail 1st Class 'recorded signed for' which aims to deliver the next working day.  This service is available Monday to Friday except for Bank Holidays.  Applications received after 1p.m. will be processed the next working day.  

 

An additional £6.00 must be added to your application to cover processing and postage.

Certificates will need to be signed for at the point of delivery.

 

 

Fees for Marriages

 

Payable to the Superintendent Registrar:


Marriage by Superintendent Registrar’s Certificate

a) Entry of each notice (Register Office) £35.00

b) Entry of each notice Outside Register Office:
          i)  Housebound Individuals £47.00
          ii) Detained Individuals £68.00

c) Attending a Marriage at the residence of:
          i)  Housebound Individuals £84.00
          ii) Detained Individuals £94.00

Payable to the Registrar at the ceremony:

a) In the Register Office £46.00
b) Outside the Register office at:
             i) Registered Building £86.00
             ii) Housebound Individual’s residence £81.00
             iii) Location of a Detained Individual £88.00

Payable to the Superintendent Registrar present at the ceremony at an approved premise (e.g. hotel)
The fee for the attendance of the Superintendent Registrar and Registrar is set by the local authority
for the area in which the building is situated. We will be able to give you more information upon request.

 

Fees for Civil Partnerships

Payable to the Superintendent Registrar:

a) Entry of each notice (Register Office) £35.00
b) Entry of each notice Outside Register Office:
             i) Housebound Individuals £47.00
             ii) Detained Individuals £68.00
c) Attending a Ceremony at the residence of:
             i) Housebound Individuals £84.00
             ii) Detained Individuals £94.00

Payable to the Registrar at the ceremony:
a) In the Register Office £46.00

b) Outside the Register office at:
          i) Housebound Individual’s residence £81.00
          ii) Location of a Detained Individual £88.00

Payable to the Superintendent Registrar present at the ceremony at an approved premise (e.g. hotel)
The fee for the attendance of the Superintendent Registrar and Registrar is set by the local authority for the area in which the building is situated. We will be able to give you more information upon request. 

             ii) Housebound Individual’s residence £81.00
             iii) Location of a Detained Individual £88.00

Payable to the Superintendent Registrar present at the ceremony at an approved premise (e.g. hotel)


The fee for the attendance of the Superintendent Registrar and Registrar is set by the local authority
for the area in which the building is situated. We will be able to give you more information upon request.