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England - How To Obtain a Civil Partnership Certificate

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Procedure[edit]

Order by Online
Order by Telephone
  • You can order a certificate by telephone from either the General Register for all events registered in England or Wales, or from the local register office where the event took place.
  • Call +44 (0) 300 123 1837, Monday to Friday 8.00 am to 8.00 pm, or Saturday 9.00 am to 4.00 pm.
  • The General Register Office accepts Visa, Visa Electron, Mastercard, Visa Debit or Maestro.
Order by Post
  • You can order a certificate by post from either the General Register for all events registered in England or Wales, or from the local register office where the event took place.
  • Download and complete the civil partnership certificate application form.
  • Send the completed form, with the correct payment by cheque or postal order, to General Register Office, PO Box 2, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 2JD.
  • Make cheques or postal orders payable to 'IPS' (Identity and Passport Service).
  • Please do not send cash.
  • Do not fax or photocopy your application.



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Required Documents[edit]

  • Your ID card
  • Residential Proof



Office Locations & Contacts[edit]

For your local register office follow link

http://maps.direct.gov.uk/LDGRedirect/MapAction.do?ref=grolight

Mailing Address

Register Office,
PO Box 2,
Southport,
Merseyside,
PR8 2JD.



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Eligibility[edit]

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Fees[edit]

Standard Service

Full certificate, with or without address - 9.25

Priority Service

Full certificate, with or without address - 23.40



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e.g. Birth Certificate Valid Forever



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Processing Time[edit]

Standard Service

If you supply the certificate index reference, the certificate will be sent within 4 working days. Without the reference, it will be sent within 15 working days.

Priority Service

If you order by 4.00 pm, your certificate will be sent the next working day.



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Instructions[edit]

  • You can order a civil partnership certificate from the General Register Office or the local register office where the partnership was registered.
  • Additional copies of certificates will cost the same price as the first certificate ordered.
  • You can order a civil partnership certificate either by online or telephone or post.
  • The Civil Partnership Certificate will cost 9.25 (standard service) and 23.40 (priority service).
  • You can pay your fee either cheques or postal order or international drafts payable to 'IPS' (Identity and Passport Service).
  • Personal details on a Civil Partnership Certificate are
    • There are two types of certificate following a civil partnership. One version includes the partners addresses at the time of registration and the other does not.
    • Both types of certificate include:
      • Date and place of civil partnership
      • Name, date of birth and status of each partner e.g. single, dissolved partnership
      • Occupation of each partner
      • Name and occupation of each partners parents
      • Names of the witnesses
    • If you wish to apply for a certificate with addresses, you must provide the addresses of both civil partners as recorded at the time the partnership was registered.



Required Information[edit]

  • Applicant Full Name and address
  • Telephone Name
  • Email address
  • Name, date of birth and status of each partner e.g. single, dissolved partnership
  • Occupation of each partner
  • Name and occupation of each partners parents
  • Names of the witnesses
  • Address at time of civil partnership registration
  • Date of civil partnership registration
  • Place of civil partnership registration
  • GRO Index Reference/Deposit Number (if known)
  • Delivery address



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Need for the Document[edit]

If you want to obtain a Civil Partnership Certificate you can obtain one by following the procedure given below.



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External Links[edit]

Directgov - Order a civil partnership certificate

http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/Governmentcitizensandrights/Registeringlifeevents/Birthmarriageanddeathcertificates/DG_175665



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