Somerset House, on the banks of the Thames in London, historically held public records such as birth, marriage & death certificates. This has since closed and currently no public counter service exists to obtain copy certificates nationally due to the closure also of the Family Records Centre. It is still possible to obtain a copy certificate from the registry office responsible for the registration of the birth, marriage or death at the time.
If you require copy certificates, you can complete your order online here or phone one of our advisors on +44 (0) 330 088 1142. We will process your order over the phone and send your certificate to you anywhere around the world.
To order online, choose one of the following:
For your security, we are registered with the UK Data Commissioner (Registration Number Z1551982) and will never disclose any information held about you or your order. All Internet transactions are guaranteed 100% secure.
Somerset House (sometimes misspelled as Sommerset House, or Summerset House) is now a museum and arts centre with a regular program of exciting events. For more information, visit their new website at www.somersethouse.org.uk.