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NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages (Aboriginal deaths for the past 30 years)

How to use NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages (Aboriginal deaths for the past 30 years)

Publicly available You can use NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages from anywhere. You don't need a Library card.

How to apply for a death certificate

STEP 1

You will need to find out if you're eligible before you can apply for a copy of a death certificate. Check the application form for details on eligibilty.

STEP 2

Complete and return the application form to the NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages.

You will be charged a fee by the NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages to apply for a copy of a death certificate.

Go to the resource

NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages (Aboriginal deaths for the past 30 years) [external website]

Death Certificates

Civil Registration Death Certificates are the official records of deaths for this period.

Privacy

The NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages has strict rules about individual privacy. Information about Aboriginal people who have died in the past 30 years is not freely available.