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Replacement Birth Certificate
Official birth certificate copies anywhere in the UK
Lost your birth certificate? With UK Certificates’ fast, simple and fully managed service, you can get a replacement birth certificate in next to no time.
If you apply through a local registry office, just one small error or omission can see your application stalled unexpectedly. For you, that means a massive amount of hassle, not to mention the stress if you need it quickly. With UK Certificates, it’s done right the first time, taking the workload off your plate and getting you a replacement birth certificate in no time at all.
Your birth certificate application
When applying for an official birth certificate, some companies ask for your driving licence, passport and countless other documents. But with UK Certificates, it couldn’t be easier. All we ask for is a few details to speed up the process, which we will check in advance using our access to official records of information. Get started below or read on for more information on how our service works.
Please note to ensure that orders process smoothly you will need to input all names correctly, ie all first and middle names with the correct spelling where known.
If you have any problems with your application, our support team is ready to help.
Since 2008, UK certificates has helped over 40,000 customers apply for replacement certificate copies. How? We’re experts in the process, meaning we know exactly what will pass the current regulations when applying for replacement birth certificates.
Most importantly, our team has access to official records of information. So, whether you’re based in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland or Wales, we can check the information you provide to highlight any errors or missing details. From there, we will either correct the information, or get in touch with you promptly for any further details we can’t find.
Working to your needs
How long will your replacement birth certificate take? Through local registry offices, it could be subject to delays. Sending off your details only to be told that your information didn’t match the official records. At UK Certificates, we have access to the official records, so we can make sure it’s right before submitting the application and ensure it’s approved the first time.
Choose from our three service levels:
Standard – dispatched within 10 working days
Standard Plus – dispatched within 5 working days
Priority – dispatched within 1-2 working days
Being able to choose the right level of service ensures you get what you need, when you need it, without paying unnecessary extra costs. For priority orders, we put you to the top of the list and assume you needed your birth certificate yesterday. That’s our commitment to getting your birth certificate to you on time.
Our dependable birth certificate replacement services take the burden and hassle off you, ensuring you get your official copy in lightning fast time. And when we do that, we want to give you complete peace of mind.
That’s why we offer comprehensive support by phone and email. Whether you’ve got a general enquiry or a question about your order, we aim to provide an immediate response, so you don’t need to worry about anything at all.
Our services cover the whole of the UK, from London, Cardiff and Birmingham to Manchester, Newcastle and Edinburgh. However, we can also assist customers who are based abroad or need to obtain a replacement birth certificate from British embassies in other countries. UK Certificates has a specialist telephone service dedicated to official documents outside the UK.
What happens next?
Once you’ve ordered, we make sure your order is completed in the quoted timeframe at least. Your official birth certificate copy will be sent securely by Royal Mail to make sure it gets to you on time in perfect condition. Rest assured, we will provide replacements in the rare case of poor-quality documents and make a full refund if we can’t fulfil your order.
Ready to order? Fill in our simple form or get in touch with our team if you need any more information.