Ordering a fully certified long version copy of your Abingdon area Replacement Birth Certificate has never been simpler, faster or hassle free. If yours is lost or you simply need a recent copy we can help.
Fully Certified Replacement Birth Certificate Copy
When you order through UK Certificates, rest assured that the document is legally valid for any purpose within the UK and is also suitable for family history inquiries. This is an authentic, fully certified copy of your Abingdon birth certificate.
Reasons you may need a Replacement Birth Certificate Copy
Typical reasons are passport applications or renewals, job applications, school or nursery enrolment, house buying or tenancy agreements, pension or benefit claims.
What information is typically on a Birth Certificate?
You will find the child’s sex, full name, date and location of birth, and parent’s names if present at the registration. You will also find the parent’s occupations and address at the time of birth and the registrar’s name and signature.
Which years are available for me to order?
Abingdon registrations from 1837 to the present day can be requested. It’s important to note that registering a birth wasn’t compulsory until 1875 in Abingdon.
What should I receive?
You will receive a full certified long version Abingdon Birth Certificate. Sometimes called extracts issued from the film images in the archives. They are not photocopies. You will receive a fresh printed certificate with the new issue date printed.
Recognising the significance of your request for a Replacement Birth Certificate we’ve streamlined the entire online process to be straightforward from beginning to end. Unlike some other online services, we pay close attention to detail to avoid errors that could lead to delays or cancellations of your order. Our access to all pertinent databases allows us to swiftly address any issues that may arise, ensuring a smooth and successful completion of your certified birth certificate copy order. If a problem does occur, we will promptly reach out to you to find a resolution.
We use Royal Mail and the timescales for each service level are given at the time of order. When possible we will despatch an order ahead of the quoted timescale. Our priority option includes next working day delivery so if you are in urgent need we ensure your Replacement Abingdon Birth Certificate copy arrives quickly.
Orders to overseas addresses with priority service include a tracked DHL delivery service. The standard and standard plus options include standard airmail.
I don’t live in the UK. Will my Abingdon birth certificate be accepted abroad?
You may need an apostille stamp if the certificate is for official purposes overseas. The Apostille stamp validates a document’s authenticity when presenting it to foreign officials. Apostille stamps are not always needed, we would suggest that you check before ordering one as it may be an unnecessary expense.
If you have a new born child that needs registering click here for useful information.
Abingdon, a historic town in Oxfordshire, is known for its rich tapestry of stories and landmarks. Nestled along the banks of the River Thames, the town boasts the oldest continually inhabited town square in England. Steeped in history, Abingdon was once a thriving canter for weaving and is home to the impressive Abingdon Abbey ruins, providing a glimpse into its medieval past. The town’s captivating architecture includes the iconic County Hall, an 18th-century building that has served various purposes over the years. Abingdon also hosts traditional events like the Bun Throwing ceremony, a unique celebration with roots in local folklore, making it a fascinating destination with a blend of heritage and charm.
If there are questions that we haven’t covered here regarding why you may need your replacement certificate there is more information available here in the blog articles: Birth Certificate News and Information Articles.