Australian High Commission
New Zealand
High Commission address: 72-76 Hobson Street, Thorndon, Wellington - Telephone: +64 (0)4 473 6411 - Fax: +64 (0)4 498 7135

How to obtain an Australian birth, marriage or death certificate

Under the Australian Privacy Act, the High Commission in New Zealand cannot obtain a birth, marriage or death certificate from Australia on your behalf.

If you wish to obtain a copy of your Australian birth, marriage or death certificate you may apply through official web site of the relevant State or Territory Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages. 
 

Australian Capital Territory
The ACT Office of Regulatory Services
Births, Deaths and Marriages
GPO Box 158
Canberra City
ACT 2601
Tel: 0061 2 6207 3000
Fax: 0061 2 6207 0538
E-mail: bdm@act.gov.au
Web: www.ors.act.gov.au

New South Wales
The Principal Registrar
Births, Deaths and Marriages
GPO 30
Sydney
NSW 2001
Tel: 0061 2 9354 1370
Fax: 0061 2 9035 6111
E-mail: bdm-webmail@agd.nsw.gov.au
Web: www.bdm.nsw.gov.au

Northern Territory
The Registrar General
Births, Deaths and Marriages
PO Box 3021
Darwin
NT 0801
Tel: 0061 8 8999 6119
Fax: 0061 8 8999 6324
E-mail: registrargeneral.doj@nt.gov.au
Web: www.nt.gov.au/justice/bdm/

Queensland
Registrar General’s Office
Births, Deaths and Marriages
PO Box 15188
City East
QLD 4002
Tel: 0061 7 3035 1000
Fax: N/A
E-mail: bdm-mail@justice.qld.gov.au  
Web: www.justice.qld.gov.au

South Australia
The Principal Registrar
Births, Deaths and Marriages
GPO Box 1351
Adelaide SA 5001
Tel: 0061 8 8204 8532
Fax: N/A
E-mail: applications.bdm@agd.sa.gov.au
Web: www.ocba.sa.gov.au

Tasmania
The Registrar General
Births, Deaths and Marriages
GPO 198
Hobart
TAS 7001
Tel: 0061 3 6233 3793
Fax: 0061 3 6233 6444
E-mail: bdm@justice.tas.gov.au  
Web: www.justice.tas.gov.au

Victoria
Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages
PO Box 4332
Melbourne
VIC 3001
Tel: 0061 3 9613 5111
Fax: 0061 3 9613 5880
E-mail: N/A
Web: www.justice.vic.gov.au

Western Australia
Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages
PO Box 7720
Cloisters Square
Perth
WA 6850
Tel: 0061 8 9264 1555
Fax: 0061 8 9264 1599
E-mail: N/A
Web: www.justice.wa.gov.au

Norfolk Island
Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages
C/o Administration of Nortfolk Island
Kingston
NORFOLK ISLAND 2899 Tel: 00 67 202 3691
Fax:00 67 203 3177
E-mail: N/A
Web: N/A