Applying for a copy certificate
To obtain a certificate you will need to provide us with the following information;
- name of deceased
- date of death
- place of death
- home address
- date of birth or age at death
If you cannot provide some of the above information, then please contact the General Register Office.
|Services||Cost||Processing timescale||How to receive your copy certificate|
|Standard certificate service||£11.00||Certificate issued on or before 15 working days of application||Post|
|1 Working day priority service||£35.00||Certificate issued within 1 working day for applications received by 3pm||Collection in person/post|
If the deceased passed away outside of Blackburn with Darwen borough, you will need to contact the Register Office for that district, to obtain a copy of the certificate.