Order copy certificates

Who To Contact

Knowsley Register Office
High Street, Prescot
L34 3LD
Opening times: 9am - 5pm Mon to Fri

Telephone: 0151 443 2900

Email: [email protected]



We are unable to offer this service in person at the Register Office. 
Applications can be made online.
If you require any assistance, please contact us at [email protected]
If a birth, death, marriage or civil partnership took place in Knowsley, you can apply for a copy certificate


  • Full birth certificate (includes parents' names) £11.
  • Short birth certificate £11 (this does not include details of the parents and may not always be accepted by passport offices or other organisations).
  • Marriage or civil partnership certificate £11.
  • Death certificate £11.

Your certificate will be posted out to you by second class mail within 15 working days. 

Priority Copy Certificate Service

A Priority Service is available which means you will receive your copy certificate more quickly for a fee of £35.

This service is available up to 3pm from Monday to Friday
The certificate will be posted out by first class mail. 

Family history certificates

Please note that certificates for family history research will be issued as quickly as possible, but requests may take longer due to the extra search time required.

How to apply

You can make an application for a copy certificate online

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