Historic stillbirth certificates

Temporary relocation of York Register Office

See details of the temporary relocation of York Register Office happening between 7 January 2018 and 9 March 2018.

Please don't contact York Register Office about historic stillbirth certificates as these can only be obtained from the General Register Office in Southport.

The following conditions apply:

  • a certificate will only be issued to the mother or father of a stillborn child
  • siblings may apply if their mother and father are no longer alive
  • siblings should send details of their parents' dates of death with their application

If you want more information:

  • visit the General Register Office website
  • write to: General Register Office, PO Box 2, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 2WJ
  • call the General Register Office on tel: 0151 4714400

Support organisations

The following organisations give support and advice relating to stillbirths:

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