Register a birth

Fees for registering a birth

A birth certificate costs £11 each. If you need to apply for a British passport for your child you will need a full birth certificate.

Declaring a birth

If you require a full birth certificate you will need to provide a cheque or postal order when making the declaration. A full birth certificate costs £11 each.

Correcting an entry to a birth certificate after the birth has registered

The charge to correct an entry on a birth certificate depends on the amendment to be made to the certificate. For the relevant charge view the list of register office charges.