Certificates are sent by Registered Post.
- If you would like your certificate sent by standard mail, courier or overseas please contact us.
- The fee for Registered Post ($5.20 including GST) is already added into certificate prices below.
|Type of Certificate|
|Standard Certificate||The issue of a standard birth, death, marriage, change of name, relationship or single status certificate.|
|Priority Service Standard Certificate|
This service ensures that an approved and completed application will be processed and issued within 24 hours.
Please note: Personal cheques are not accepted for the priority service.
|Decorative Birth Certificate||Please note, you cannot use decorative certificates for official purposes, such as proof of identity.|
|Standard Birth & Decorative Package||Standard Birth Certificate plus Decorative Certificate.|
|Standard Certificate Extended Search||A standard certificate application includes a five year search. You will be charged an extra fee ($17.82) for every additional five years searched.||$55.42 plus $17.82|
|Medical Certificate of Cause of Death (post 1970 deaths only)||A certified copy of the original medical certificate showing cause of death only.||$32.74|
|Type of Registration||Description||Price|
|Change of Name Registration||Application to register a change of name adult or child including issue of change of name certificate. Includes Registered Post.||$201.22|
|Deed of Relationship Registration||Application to register a deed of relationship. This does not include issue of a certificate.||$196.02|
|Revoke a Deed of Relationship||Application for the revocation of a deed of relationship. This does not include issue of a certificate.||$81.00|
|Gender Registration||Application to register gender adult or child. This does not include issue of a certificate.||$196.02|
|Type of Amendment||Description||Price|
|Correct a Record in the Register||Application to amend information in the register. This does not include issue of a replacement certificate.||$53.46|
|Add Parent or Marriage to a Birth||The addition to the register of details of either parent or of his/her marriage.||$196.02|
Additional postage fees
|Express Post (within Australia)|
Please note, you will be charged registered post in addition to express post.
We do not send decorative certificates by Express Post.
|International Registered Postage||$16.10|
|International Standard Air Mail||$3.00|
Additional years search fees
If the date of a birth, death or marriage is unknown (e.g. family history searches) an extra fee will apply. For searches of more than 5 years, please add an additional $17.82 for each 5 year period.