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Request a first certificate following a declaration outside of Coventry

If you have declared a birth or death that took place in Coventry, in another district and now wish to apply for a copy of the birth or death certificate you can apply online.

For example: A baby born in Coventry whose parents live in Nuneaton can declare the birth at the Nuneaton Register Office. The registrar in Nuneaton Register Office will record the details on a form of declaration and send it to the Coventry Register Office, and who will then enter the details in the register. Once ordered the certificates will be posted to you at the specified address.

Costs of certificates:1

  • If you wish to order a short birth certificate after declaration, the fee will be £11.
  • The standard birth certificate after declaration (this gives full details of the register entry) is £11.
  • The standard death certificate after declaration is £11.  

If at a later date you wish to obtain further copies of a birth or death certificate, please visit

Register office

Telephone: Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm


Tel: 024 7683 3141

Building opening times: 9.15am–4.30pm Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays)
Cheylesmore Manor House
Manor House Drive

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