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Naming your child
Getting married in Victoria
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Register a death
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Correct a marriage or relationship certificate
Correct a death certificate
Change your name
Change your child's name
Correct a change of name certificate
Changing your name after marriage, separation or divorce
Search your family history
Research and data services
Apply for registry data
The Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria has been recording significant life events for Victorians since 1853. Learn more About us and the History of the Registry.
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If you applied for a certificate online, you can track the progress of your application here.
The Victorian Marriage Registry offers elegant ceremonies at Melbourne's Old Treasury Building.
Records of significant moments in life - such as births, marriages and deaths - can provide unique insight into your family history and your identity.