You can request a copy of a death certificate online.
To obtain a certificate you will need to provide us with the following information;
- name of deceased
- date of death
- place of death
- home address
- date of birth or age at death
If you cannot provide some of the above information, then please contact the General Register Office.
Costs and fees
|How to receive your copy certificate
|Standard certificate service
|Certificate issued on or before 15 working days of application
|1 Working day priority service
|Certificate issued within 1 working day for applications received by 3pm
|Collection in person/post
If the deceased passed away outside of Blackburn with Darwen Borough, you will need to contact the Register Office for the relevant district, to obtain a copy of the certificate. Visit the GOV.UK website to find the relevant register office.