Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages
Marriage certificate application Tasmania
Department of Justice Last updated - April 2021 v3.1
Product Code - MSC/MSP/MSE
Receipt number
SECTION 1: Type of certificate
SECTION 2: Details of marriage
Family name
Given name/s
Date of Birth
Family name
Given name/s
Date of Birth
Place of marriage in Tasmania Date of Marriage
If you do not know the year of marriage please enter the years to be searched:
From To
This office searches a five year period for the standard fee. For searches of six years or more, extended fees apply.
Reason certificate is required
Please select type of certificate:
Priority Standard (additional fees will apply)
Extract (not suitable for ID Purposes)
Extended Search
For information on the
different types of
certificates and fees.
For security reasons your certificate will be sent by registered
post (within Australia) and you will be charged a fee for this
service. *
If you would also like express post please tick the box.
Express and Registered Post
Party 1 details (Name prior to marriage)
Party 2 details (Name prior to marriage)
Applicant name
Relationship to registered person
If you are not the registered person, Births, Deaths and Marriages may contact you requesting further evidence of
relationship documentation.
EmailContact number
Contact name
Street address Town/City
SECTION 3: Applicant details (Identification required see section 4)
Last updated - April 2021 v3.1Department of Justice
SECTION 5: Personal information protection statement - Confirmation of consent
Signature of applicant Date signed
In line with the Personal Information Protection Act 2004, the Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages is collecting this information so that
we can determine your eligibility to obtain the requested certificate and to prevent fraud. If you do not provide all of the information
requested, particularly that relating to the reason you need the document and your relationship to the registered person, then you may
not be provided with a copy of the certificate. Your personal information may be disclosed to law enforcement agencies, courts and
other organisations authorised to collect it. Documents provided as proof of identity may be verified through the National Document
Verification service (DVS). Documents issued by this office may also be verified by other organisations using DVS.
SECTION 4: Identification requirements
You must supply a least 3 forms of current identity.
At least one document must contain your current residential
Please choose:
One document from each category 1, 2 and 3
Two documents from category 2 and one from category 1 or 3
Two documents from category 3 and one from category 1 or 2.
Category 1
An Australian birth certificate
Citizenship certificate
New Zealand citizenship certificate together with passport
New Zealand birth certificate
Category 2
Australian driver's licence
Australian passport
Firearms licence
Foreign passport
Proof of age card
Working with vulnerable people card
Category 3
Medicard card
Australian marriage certificate (Issued by BDM office)
Centrelink or Department of Veterans Affairs card
Security/Crowd control licence
Tertiary education institution ID card
Credit card / bank statement
Utility account with current residential address (issued within
last 3 months)
Lease or rent agreement with current address
Australian Tax Office assessment with current address
Name changes
If you have changed your name, please provide
evidence (from the list below) of each name change.
This is so we can link your current name to the name
recorded on the marriage record.
BDM issued name change certificate(s)
BDM issued relationship certificate
BDM issued marriage certificate(s)
Statutory declaration (if changed by common usage)
Divorce paper issued by court (showing previous name)
If you post your application please send copies of your
identification that have been certified as true copies of the original
documents by a Justice of the Peace or Commissioner for
Declarations. For more information visit -
If you apply at Service Tasmania you will need to take your
original identification documents with you.
Category 3 continued
Submit your form
and payment
By mail
Births Deaths and Marriages
30 Gordons Hill Road
In person
Visit any Service Tasmania shop, for
locations go to
*If you would like your certificate
sent standard mail, by courier or
overseas please contact BDM
1300 135 513.
Payment (only complete if mailing application)
Processing times and current fees visit -
Visa Mastercard Money order Cheque
Amount $
Card number
Expiry date
Name on card
Cardholder signature