The following was distributed by a member of the Northumberland and Devon FHS. I somehow
feel the GRO are not following the spirit of why pdfs.
It is reported on the Lost Cousins website that the cost of BMD certificates will rise on
16 Feb 2019.
Paper certificates will rise from £9.25 to £11 and a PDF copy, where available, will rise
from £6 to £7. There will also be an additional charge of £3 to search an index where
full references are not provided.
A fee of £3.50 will be retained where an entry cannot be found from the relevant
Full details are contained in Statutory Instrument 1268 of 2018 available here