Change a name on the public register
Information on how to change your name or change your child's name on the public register.
Death registrations and certificates
Register a death, get copies of a death certificate, find a register office.
Order a copy of a birth, death or marriage certificate
Order an official birth, marriage or death certificate from National Records Scotland if you need a copy or want to research your family tree.
Register a birth
Find out who needs to register a birth and how and where to do it.