GN 00312.032 Bahamas – Vital Statistics Records
A. Procedure - Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates
1. Requests for Birth Certificates
When requesting a birth certificate, give the following information:
Full name of the municipal authorities where no notary has been appointed to keep the civil records;
Name of the child;
Date and place of birth;
Names of both parents if the child was legitimate, or the maiden name of the mother if the child was illegitimate; and
All the DB's the individual has used.
2. Office to Contact for Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates
P.O. Box N-532
Birth certificates: $5.00 U.S.;
Death certificates: $10.00 U.S.;
Marriage certificates: $10.00 U.S.
Payment must be by bank draft or international money order payable to “Registrar General of the Bahamas.”
B. Procedure – Divorce Records
1. Office to Contact
Supreme Court of the Bahamas
P.O. Box N-167
Varies — $10.00 U.S. for the first page and $0.50 U.S. for each additional page.
NOTE: The entire divorce record must be obtained. The registrar should be contacted if the number of pages is unknown.