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Births, deaths and marriages

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Proof of identity requirements

Clients are asked to provide one document from each of the following types in support of their certificate application.

  • Linkage between identity and the person (e.g. Driver's licence)
  • Evidence of identity operating in the community (e.g. Medicare card)
  • Evidence of residential address (e.g. recent utility or telephone bill)

Note: No proof of identity is required when applying for a historical certificate.

Registry ceremony enquiries and bookings

You need to make an appointment with us to discuss having your ceremony at the registry. An appointment can be made by calling our Local Call number 1300 366 430, coming into the registry or emailing If you choose the email option, please include your contact details and one of our Registry Officers from the ceremony section will contact you to discuss your appointment.


Birth, deaths and marriages

110 George Street
Brisbane QLD 4000
Postal address
PO Box 15188
City East QLD 4002

Office hours
Monday - Friday;
8.30 am-4.30 pm

1300 366 430 (local call charge within Australia, mobiles charged at applicable rates)

Overseas Callers Only
International Access Code + 61 7 3404 3343 (call charges will apply)


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