Application for a Birth Certificate

You can only apply for a birth certificate once the birth has been registered

Standard certificates

This is a full copy of the birth entry and includes particulars of parentage and registration.

Short certificates

A short certificate shows only the name and surname, sex, date of birth and district of birth.


For the purpose of detection and prevention of crime, information relating to this application may be passed to other government departments or law enforcement agencies.

Please note that you must enter a value for fields marked with an asterisk *


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London Borough of Hounslow appreciates the importance of your data privacy and data protection when you communicate with us. Please see our Privacy Notice for more information on how the Council collects, uses, retains and discloses personal information.

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