BASIC (08-05)

GN 00312.194 Ireland – Vital Statistics Records

Procedure – Birth, Marriage, Adoption and Death Certificates


The General Register Office in Northern Ireland has the original records of birth for persons born prior to1922 in what is now Northern Ireland. Duplicates of these records are maintained in the General Register Office in Dublin. Certifications from either source are acceptable primary evidence of age for persons born before 1922 for Social Security purposes.

1. Office to Contact

Civil Registration Office
Office of the Registrar General
Government Offices
Convent Rd.
Co. Roscommon

2. Fee

6.98 euros

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GN 00312.194 - Ireland - Vital Statistics Records - 10/28/2005
Batch run: 01/27/2009