Births, Death, Marriages & Military Records

 

 

Wedding Certificates can be collected at the Civil Status Office, Secretarys Lane.

 

Costs £7.00 and takes 3 days for collection.

 

Birth certificates can also be collected at the Civil Status Office, Secretarys Lane.

 

Divorce certificates need to be collected from the Supreme Court. At least three days notice is needed and the cost is £7.00.

 

CIVIL STATUS AND REGISTRATION OFFICE

REGISTRY OF BIRTHS, DEATHS AND MARRIAGES

JOSHUA HASSAN HOUSE

3 SECRETARY’S LANE

GIBRALTAR

Telephone: (+350)20078303, Fax: (+350)200 42706

 

Email: bdmregistry.csro@gibraltar.gov.gi

 

 

The records for births, deaths and marriages held in the registry office only date back as far as the dates listed below.

 

 

 

BIRTHS                 3rd October 1848        20th January 1887

 

DEATHS               1st January 1869          25th December 1912

 

MARRIAGES      10th April 1862              17th July 1902

 

 

 

For records dating back further than the dates listed you will need to contact the relevant church or researcher as they may be in a better position to  provide you with assistance. In some cases their records date back as far as 1704.

 

 

OTHER SOURCES OF RECORDS:

 

If you could enclose an International Reply Coupon when contacting any of the churches it would be greatly appreciated and will enable a faster reply.

 

ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH RECORDS 

Cathedral of St Mary the Crowned 

The Vestry 

215 Main Street 

Gibraltar 

Tel: +350 20076688 Fax: +350 20043112 

 

CHURCH OF ENGLAND RECORDS

Cathedral of the Holy Trinity

The Vestry

Cathedral Square

Gibraltar

Tel: +350 20075745 Fax: +350 20078463

 

CHURCH OF SCOTLAND RECORDS 

St Andrew’s Church 

Governor’s Parade 

Gibraltar 

Tel: +350 20077040 

 

METHODIST CHURCH RECORDS

Methodist Church Office

297/299 Main Street

Gibraltar

Tel: +350 20077941

 

JEWISH COMMUNITY RECORDS 

M E Belilo 

2/1 Engineer Lane 

P O Box 548 

Gibraltar 

Tel: +350 20079548 

 

BETHEL CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP

Bethel Christian Fellowship

P O Box 568 

Wellington Front

Gibraltar

Tel/Fax : +350 20052002

 

Searches can be conducted at the registry between 2.25pm – 5.00pm (Monday to Friday) between mid September and mid June. During the summer months searches can only be held between 1.15pm – 2.15pm.

 

There is a fee of £18.00 for this service and searches need to be conducted by the individual(s) concerned.

 

This fee covers two to three consecutive afternoon sessions on the search in question. This service would entitle you to look up our records in index card form and if necessary to look up entries in the relevant registers. Please give prior warning on intention to conduct search as we are only able to allow one at a time.

 

Please call on telephone number +350 20078303 on the date in question to make arrangements.

 

 

 

MILITARY RECORDS:

 

Military records are not kept in Gibraltar, they are transferred to UK.

 

You can search for records at the following 2 addresses;

 

www.nationalarchives.gov.uk

 

Historical Disclosures

Army Personnel Centre

MP 400

65 Brown Street

Glasgow G2 8EX

 

SERVICEPALS TRACELINE

Po Box 106

SOUTHPORT PR8 – 2WA

Tel: 0151 471 4811

traceline@ons.gov.uk

 

ARMY SEARCHLINE

Ordnance Road

Parsons House

Aldershot

Hants GU 11 2DU

Tel: 01252 347 353

 

 

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