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The Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages creates and permanently stores birth, death and marriage records for life events occurring in Western Australia and performs civil marriages in the Perth Registry office.

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Department of Justice
Level 10, 141 St Georges Terrace
PERTH WA 6000
Phone: 1300 305 021 (calls from within Australia only)
Overseas calls only: International Access Code + 61 8 9264 1555

PO Box 7720
Cloisters Square
PERTH WA 6850

Hours: 8.30 am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays).

To avoid the usual busy times please consider visiting the Perth Registry between 8.30 am to 10.00 am or 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm.

 

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COVID-19: Coronavirus

Important COVID-19 information for visitorsIf you are planning on visiting us but have concerns about COVID-19, please contact us on 1300 305 021 prior to attending.

In response to the COVID-19 virus we are currently accepting birth, death, marriage and previously registered change of name certificate applications by email to bdm@justice.wa.gov.au. Applications to Register a Change of Name can also be submitted through this method.

Customers are advised to ensure the application form is completed, signed and accompanied with the required Proof of Identity and other supporting documentation. Payments for emailed applications can only be made by way of providing credit card (Visa or MasterCard) details on the form, otherwise postal submission of your application is required. Application forms can be found on the this website. If your application is approved, certificates will be posted to the address supplied on the application form.

Getting married

As of 26 March 2020 the Federal Government placed further restrictions on mass gatherings including weddings. As a result, marriage ceremonies at the Registry Office will only be conducted with the couple and two witnesses until the restriction is lifted.

 

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