Family and Life Events

Birth

Register a birth

Popular baby names

Death

Register a death

Exhume a body

Marriage

Getting Married

Marriage licence

Become a marriage commisioner

Temporary marriage commissioner

Register as a religious marriage officiant

Ordering & updating documents

Birth certificates & documents

Death certificates & documents

Marriage certificates & documents

Stillbirth documents

Change of name certificates & documents

ID requirements

Change birth, marriage or death records

Ordering non-Alberta documents

Changing a name

Legal change of name

Family & life forms

Family & life forms

Contact a registry agent or Registry Connect for certificates and certified copies of  

  • births that occurred less than 120 years ago
  • marriages that occurred less than 75 years ago 
  • deaths that occurred less than 50 years ago  
  • stillbirths that occurred less than 75 years

For forms and ordering instructions, use the applicable link under “Ordering & updating documents” on this page.

 

Contact the Provincial Archives Of Alberta for copies of 

  • birth records that are 120 years old or older (from the date of birth) 
  • marriage records that are 75 years or older (from the date of marriage) 
  • death records that are 50 years old or older (from the date of death) 
  • stillbirth records that are 75 years or older (from the date of stillbirth)