Vital Statistics

Major life event? Get information you need on legal name changes,  birth registration, birth and death documentation, and marriage certificates.

Vital Statistics

Marriage Documents

What is the difference between a marriage certificate and a marriage licence? What do I need to know? When should I get a marriage licence?

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Birth Certificates

Gold Key Registries can provide birth certificates directly from Alberta Vital Statistics.  Help you register your child’s birth and order  different sizes of certificates.

Click here for more information on documents related to birth.

Death Certificates

Vital Statistics maintains records of all deaths that occur in Alberta. Documents that can be provided will only pertain to events that occur in Alberta.

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Legal Name Changes

To legally change your name, you must submit an application to Vital Statistics through Gold Key Registries.

Click here for more information on legal name changes.