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 ($5.55 including GST) is already added into certificate prices below.
|Type of Certificate|
|Standard Certificate||Fee for an official birth, death, marriage, change of name, or relationship 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||You cannot use a decorative certificate for official purposes, such as proof of identity.|
|Standard Birth & Decorative Package|
|Extended Search||A standard certificate application includes a five year search. You will be charged an extra fee ($18.70) for every additional five years searched.||$58.25 plus $18.70|
|Medical Certificate of Cause of Death (post 1970 deaths only)||A certified copy of the original medical certificate showing cause of death only.||$58.25|
|Type of Registration||Description||Price|
|Change of Name Registration||Application to register a change of name including the issue of a change of name certificate sent by Registered Post.||$211.25|
|Deed of Relationship Registration||Application to register a deed of relationship. This does not include issue of a certificate.||$205.70|
|Revoke a Deed of Relationship||Application for the revocation of a deed of relationship. This does not include issue of a certificate.||$85.00|
|Gender Registration||Application to register gender. This does not include issue of a certificate.||$205.70|
Change and correction fees
|Type of Amendment||Description||Price|
|Correct a Record||Application to correct information in the register.||$56.10|
|Add Parent or Marriage to a Birth||The addition of details to a record.||$205.70|
Additional postage fees
|Express Post (within Australia)|
|International Registered Postage||$17.71|
|International Standard Air Mail||$3.20|
Additional years search fees
Date of birth, death or marriage unknown
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 $18.70 for each 5 year period.
Marrying overseas / evidence of single status
If you intend to marry overseas you may need to obtain a certificate to prove you have not been married in Tasmania for a period of time (sometimes called a 'single status certificate'). You will need to state the years you would like searched on the marriage application form and add an additional $18.70 for each 5 year period. This fee covers the cost of searching registry records.