Following government measures to control the spread of Coronavirus, this office is currently closed to the public.
All certificates will be posted using Royal Mail. See information about how our registration services are affected by coronavirus
Copy marriage certificates
Certificates that are available for marriages within the current Lancashire County Council boundaries only.
The certificates we issue are a certified copy of the original entry of the record of the marriage.
The priority service is currently suspended due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
All certificate requests will be processed as quickly as possible.
Information you need to provide
- For a man the forename(s) and surname
- For a woman the forename(s) and maiden name
- Any other surnames for either party that may have been used prior to this marriage may be useful in locating the entry.
- Date of the marriage
- Place of the marriage. Include the name of building, the place of worship or name of the Register Office
How to request a marriage copy certificate
Request a copy marriage certificate online.
Call 0300 123 6705 Monday to Friday from 9am to 4.30pm.
You can write to us at the following address:
Lancashire Certificate Service
Cheques or postal orders should be made payable to Lancashire County Council.