Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 2003 - Queensland

Service summary

To ensure that all births, deaths, marriages and changes of name occurring in Queensland are registered, and to provide eligible applicants with certificates or extracts from the registrations.

The Act requires all births, deaths, marriages and changes of name to be formally registered.

The following Subordinate Legislation should be examined:

  • Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Regulation 2003.

Service type

Regulatory Obligation

An obligation defined in law. A business must comply with relevant services.

Appeal

Appeal process

Lodgement

Compliance Mechanisms and Penalties

Fines may be imposed for breaches of the requirements of the Act.


Administering agency

Department of Justice and Attorney-General
Administration of Justice
Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages

Contact details

Department of Justice and Attorney-General
Administration of Justice
Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages

Operating address:
110 George Street
BRISBANE
Queensland 4000
Mailing address:
PO Box 15188
City East
Queensland 4002

Phone:

1300 366 430

Fax:

07 3247 5818

Fax:

07 3247 5719

Website:

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