Priority certificate service

Information on our priority service to get copies of birth, death, marriage and civil partnership certificates quickly.

Priority certificate service

The Kensington and Chelsea Register Office offers a priority service for urgent applications for copies of birth, death, marriage and civil partnership certificates.

The same-day service is available from Monday to Friday between 8.30am and 4pm.

Applications can be made online or in person.

Certificates ordered using the priority service will be ready for collection within one hour, or posted out the next working day.

The fee for this service, payable at the time of ordering, is £35.

Priority certificate serviceFee
Statutory priority certificate fee  £35