Registers that we hold
We hold registers for all births that occurred in Bracknell Forest since 1837 and any births which took place in South Ascot/Sunningdale/Sunninghill, including Heatherwood Hospital, from 1 April 1934 to 31 March 1998.
For births in South Ascot, Sunningdale, or Sunninghill since 1 April 1998 you should apply to Maidenhead register office.
What we do not provide
We do not provide certificates for births that occurred outside of our district. If the birth occurred outside of Bracknell Forest, please contact the local authority in which the birth took place.
Records of adoptions in England and Wales are held by the Registrar General. Find out about adoption records on the GOV.UK website.