We aim to process applications within 28 working days. We therefore advise you to apply at least six weeks before the date you need your results.
If you are applying for replacement certificates as a result of undergoing a gender reassignment, we can provide you with certificates in your new name.
There is no charge for this service, but please note that our online system requires all applicants to enter debit/credit card details for initial pre-authorisation.
Disclaimer: Note that by pre-authorising a card payment, the amount is temporarily frozen/earmarked on your card until we release it. We will do this as quickly as possible and your card will not be charged.
As well as completing the online application form, you will need to provide the following:
Ensure these items are scanned in an image format (jpg, png or gif) so that they can be uploaded to the application form.
Please note that if you cannot supply the necessary documents, we will be unable to progress your application.
Complete the online application form, ensuring you complete all mandatory fields. You will need to provide credit/debit card details, but we will not charge you for this service (unless you request overseas delivery or tracked mail delivery in the UK, in which case a standard charge for delivery will apply).