Thank you for accessing the Dudley MBC Registration Service website to apply for birth, death, marriage or civil partnership certificates. Register office records date back to 1837.
We can only supply these certificates relating to persons who were born, married, registered a civil partnership or died within the current Dudley Metropolitan Borough boundaries.
All certificates supplied are certified copies of the original register entries.
Note: Short copies of birth certificates are not suitable in all application processes, such as passports, and it may be more appropriate to order a standard copy.
This service incurs a charge of:
If the event has been registered recently (usually within a month) the cost is £7.00
Please allow 7 days for delivery of your certificates. Certificates are produced in 2-5 working days and sent by second class post. No liability will be accepted by Dudley MBC for non-delivered items.
Collections for standard service:
Registrations from 1940 onwards:
Pre 1940 registrations:
This service offers greater peace of mind and ensures safe delivery of certificates. This service incurs an additional charge of £5.50 per application for 1st class recorded signed for delivery, inclusive of insurance. Please note someone must be in to sign for the certificate. Certificates are produced in 2 working days.
This service will ensure collection of or despatch of certificates within the same working day, (provided the request is submitted before 3pm). This service incurs an additional charge of £34.00 per different certificate applied for using this form.
Recorded signed for delivery certificate packages provide electronic proof of delivery by Royal Mail and will need to be signed for at point of delivery. Packages will be insured against loss in transit up to the value of £33.00.
Collections for priority service:
Certificates for events registered within the last month are usually produced the next working day, therefore the priority service is not required.
If you require 1st class recorded signed for delivery, please select the premium service.
This service requires an online payment; you will be taken to the secure payment facility upon submission of this form.