Vital Statistics Service Fees

Vital Statistics will process your request with a completed application, proper documentation and full payment.

The following payment options are accepted:

  • Cash and debit payments (in person only)
  • Money order or cheque payable to PEI Minister of Finance
  • Credit card with expiry date

Fees are subject to change. Additional fees are associated with rush requests. 

 

Vital Statistics Service

Fee

Additional Service Fees:  
  • Rush Processing - within two business days (Certificates Only)
$50
  • Emergency Processing -  same-day with two hours notice (Certificates Only)
$100
  • Courier Fee (Xpress Post) - within Maritime provinces (NS, NB, PEI) 
$10+HST($11.50)
  • Courier Fee (Xpress Post) - within Canada, outside Maritime provinces (NL, PQ, Ont, Man, Sask, AB, BC, Territories) 
$20+HST($23.00)
  • Courier Fee - outside Canada (subject to shipping, please call: 1-902-838-0880)
 
Birth Certificate and Records   
  • Birth Certificate - Standard
$25
  • Birth Certificate - Detailed (recommended for travel with children under 16 years)
$35
  • Delayed Registration of Birth
$25
  • Certified Copy of Registration of Birth
$35
  • Amendment to Birth Registration
$25
  • Alteration or Addition of given name to Birth Registration
$25
Change of Name  
  • Change of Name (adult or child - first person in family) includes - processing, registration, change of name certificate
$185
  • Change of Name (adult or child - each additional person in family)
$100
  • Register a Change of Name (that has taken place outside of the province (PEI)
$25
  • Notify province of birth after legal change of name completed in PEI
$25
  • Change of Name Certificate
$35
Death Certificate and Records  
  • Death Certificate - without cause of death
$35
  • Death Certificate - with cause of death
$50
  • Certified Copy of Registration of Death
$35
  • Certified Copy of Registration of Stillbirth
$35
Marriage Licence, Certificate and Records   
  • Marriage Licence Fee
$100
  • Marriage Certificate
$35
  • Certified Copy of Registration of Marriage
$35
  • Delayed Registration of Marriage
$25
Marriage Commissioners on PEI  
  • Marriage Commissioner Licence - Initial application
$200
  • Marriage Commissioner Licence - Renewal
$100
Search of Records  
  • Search of Record  (for every period spanning up to three years)
$20
Published date: 
November 12, 2015
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General Inquiries

Vital Statistics
126 Douses Road
Montague, PE   C0A 1R0
Phone: (902) 838-0880
Toll-free: 1-877-320-1253

Fax: (902) 838-0883

4th Floor South, Shaw Building
95 Rochford Street, PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8
Phone: (902) 368-4550
 

vsmontague@gov.pe.ca