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Vital Statistics Agency Application Forms

Find forms on-line to help you access vital statistics services. Print current forms from this page. Do not keep or use outdated or previous forms.

You may view and print forms on this site to apply for registrations, records and certificates. Once you complete the forms, you may apply by mail or in person at any Vital Statistics Agency or Service BC Office.

As of March 31, 2008, faxed applications will no longer be accepted.

Application forms are in Adobe Acrobat PDF (Portable Document Format) format that can be downloaded and printed. All other forms are available as printable PDF files only.

Please note that effective February 12, 2007, the Vital Statistics Agency has implemented centralized printing of all certificates from the Victoria office. All certificates will be mailed or couriered to clients direct from Victoria.

You can now order your certificate on-line using our secure, easy to use electronic application service.

Find the following forms for British Columbia vital events only.

Birth

Marriage

Death

Legal Change of Name

Genealogy

Adoption

Consent of Parents or Legal Guardians

Please note that persons under 19 years of age wishing to marry require the consent of parents or legal guardians.

Paternity Information

Statutory Declaration

Stillbirth

Wills

Did You Know?

Did you know that you can save yourself time and effort by ordering your Birth Certificate Application using our on-line electronic ordering system? This service is secure and easy to use and does not cost anything additional.

  • To order online, click here.
  • To continue to download an application for printing, click here (PDF 1.3M) .

Did You Know?

Did you know that you can save yourself time and effort by ordering your Marriage Certificate Application using our on-line electronic ordering system? This service is secure and easy to use and does not cost anything additional.

  • To order online, click here.
  • To continue to download an application for printing, click here (PDF 1.0M)

Did You Know?

Did you know that you can save yourself time and effort by ordering your Death Certificate Application using our on-line electronic ordering system? This service is secure and easy to use and does not cost anything additional.

  • To order online, click here.
  • To continue to download an application for printing, click here (PDF 1.2M)

Did You Know?

Did you know that you can save yourself time and effort by filling in the Legal Change of Name Application form on your computer, and print it using our fillable form below?.

  • To print the Change of Name application form and fill it by hand, click here (PDF 608K).
  • To electronically fill in the Change of Name application form on your computer and print it, click here (PDF 1.3M).