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If you were applying online for a birth, death, marriage, or replacement change of name certificate, and you saved your application to complete later, it's a simple step to resume where you left off.

What you need

  • the email address you entered on your application form
  • the online reference number (ORN) that was provided to you during your application (this ORN was also emailed to the address you supplied on the application form).

How to resume

  1. Select the 'Resume online' button.
  2. Enter your email address and ORN.
  3. Verify you're not a robot with reCAPTCHA.
  4. Read and accept the terms and conditions.
  5. Select 'Submit'.

More information

  • If you've misplaced your ORN, you can retrieve it by selecting 'Forgotten your ORN?', and then entering your name and email address.
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