How Do I Obtain a Birth, Death or Marriage Certificate?

In Dominica:

  1. Visit the Births, Marriages and Deaths section of the Registry Department (Dame Eugenia Charles BLVD., Roseau, Tel: (767) 266 3410, Fax: (767) 440 3753, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

  2. Provide the following information:

    Birth Certificate

    • The person's full name
    • Date of Birth
    • Place of Birth (that is where in Dominica the person was born)
    • Mother's full name at time of birth

    Death Certificate

    • The person's full name
    • Date of Death

    Marriage Certificate

    • The husband's full name
    • The wife's full name, including maiden name
    • Date of Marriage

  3. Return to the Registry on the Pick Up date given to you to collect the certificates. A fee of EC$5.00 will be charged for each copy of the certificate requested.

From abroad:

  1. Contact the Registry:
    Tel: (767) 266 3410
    Fax: (767) 440 3753
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  2. Write a letter to the Registrar General, giving the details relevant to the certificate as stated above and clearly indicating the return address to which the certificates should be posted.

  3. Include with your letter an International Postal Money Order for US$5.00 to cover the cost of each Certificate plus postage.

  4. Address the letter to:

    The Registrar General
    Registry Department
    Dame Eugenia Charles Boulevard
    Roseau
    Commonwealth of Dominica
    West Indies

For more information, contact:

Registry Department
Dame Eugenia Charles Boulevard
Roseau
Commonwealth of Dominica
Tel: (767) 266 3388
Fax: (767) 440 3753
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.