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How to order a copy of a birth certificate, death certificate or a marriage or civil partnership certificate.
We hold registers for Cumbria from 1837 to the present day. You can order a copy of a:
Before you apply please make sure you have the following information:
If the request is a marriage certificate then you must provide the exact place name of the register office or the name of the church. This is very important for the location of the entry. We are unable to process certificates that do not include this information.
If your marriage took place after 4 May 2021 in a religious building, we can only provide certificates once the marriage schedule or document has been returned to us to register the event. If we have not received this we will let you know so you may follow this up with the clergy or authorised person.