Birth Marriage Death Indexes

A list of indexes available free to search for Australia, New Zealand, England, Wales, Scotland & Ireland, plus the world.

CLICK ON BLUE TEXT to search – has transcribed many BMD indexes Worldwide .Free to search.

WA     Births  – 1841 to 1932    Deaths – 1841 to 1971    Marriages – 1841 to  1936

Marriages from  1906 to 1965 “Reverse Marriages” 

Marriages from  1951 to 1965 “Country Marriages

Certificates can be obtained by clicking  the “Order” icon alongside the Name & Index numbers once you have searched.  Print this form (it automatically enters the person’s details & reg  no’s)  fill in your details then post or apply at your Local  Courthouse.

NSW    Births – 1788 to  1920    Deaths – 1788 to 1990     Marriages – 1788 to 1970

Certificates are available from NSW  Registry by clicking “Buy Now” after searching the index or may be obtained from  either Joy Murrin  or Marilyn  Rowan – transcription agents.

Qld     Births – 1829 to  1920          Deaths – 1829 to 1990         Marriages – 1829 to 1945

Certificates may be ordered on-line  Historical Certificates cost $28 each and Historical Images cost $20 each

Tasmania   Colonial Tasmanian Family  Links database – this is not a complete index but does list a lot of  families

Tasmania Names Index  Insert a name to find varied records

Indexes giving Year & Registration Numbers for BMD’s are available on  Microfiche at our Library.

Certificates details on how  to purchase are available here

Victoria          Births 1853 to 1920      Deaths 1853  to 1990      Marriages 1853 to 1960

Church baptisms marriages and burials 1836  to 1853 – these are full records but they contain limited information.

Certificates can be purchased on-line & downloaded from $24. You are able to search the indexes for free but cannot view  images.

South Australia     Births 1842-1928    Deaths 1842 – 1972     Marriages 1842 – 1937

SA   Genealogy & Heraldry Society have a transcription service once you have   the index year & no it can be ordered on-line

New  Zealand  Now have an on-line  searchable index for BMD’s.

Certificates are able  to be ordered & paid for on-line – check the site for further  details

UK & Wales Free Birth Deaths & Marriages Index  – Free to search,   Gives Qtr Registration District Volume No and Page No – this being the information that is required to order a Certificate from the UK General Register Office

GRO – UK General Register Office – Certificates For England & Wales can be ordered on-line from this site – payment by Credit Card (Secure Site) approximately $AU20 – 14-21 days delivery

Scotlands People Free to register and search – contains Birth Marriage Death Records – Old Parochial Records & Wills – pay to view site by purchasing credits approx $AU15 for 30 credits – 1 credit to view search query 5 credits to view actual entry – thus a certificate download will cost approx $AU3

RootsIreland – search indexes of Civil & Parish records – free index – subscription based for downloading transcripts.   BMD Indexes are also searchable on &

Certificates can be ordered via the GRONI Website



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