Go to top of page Births, Deaths & Marriages Popular links Register a birth Apply for a birth certificate Register your intention to marry Apply for a death certificate Get married in the registry office Check processing times Report a lost or stolen certificate Information Campaigns Resources News Information about births, deaths, marriages, relationships and families in South Australia can be found on SA.GOV.AU Births Register a birth Apply for a birth certificate Early loss of pregnancy certificates Corrections to certificates Commemorative certificates Adding parent's details to a birth certificate Deaths Register a death Apply for a death certificate Corrections to certificates Doctors and funeral directors Marriages Register your intention to marry Apply for a marriage certificate Get married in the registry office Commemorative certificates Corrections to certificates Single status certificate Registered relationships Register a relationship Registry office relationship ceremonies Commemorative certificates Ending a registered relationship Corrections to certificates Families Adopting a child Discharge of adoption Researching your family history Changing your name, sex or gender identity Register a change of name Change of name appointments Apply for a change of name certificate Change of sex or gender identity Featured Campaigns Registering a relationship in South Australia Couples can now register their relationship with Births, Deaths and Marriages (BDM) if at least one person in the relationship lives in South Australia Find out more Download resources Access common resources and downloads in our resource centre. Visit the CBS resource centre Latest News 13 December 2018 CBS Connect - December 2018 Read the December 2018 edition of CBS Connect 7 June 2018 CBS Connect - June 2018 Consumer and Business Services is always looking at ways to better protect consumers and reduce red tape for business. 28 March 2018 CBS Connect - March 2018 In addition to Mad March, this month we marked World Consumer Rights Day. The 2018 theme of 'Making digital marketplaces fairer' is very relevant to most consumers. 14 February 2018 Top baby names 2017 Do you need inspiration for your baby’s name? Or are you just interested in the weird and wonderful names parents chose for their little bundles in 2017. 14 December 2017 CBS Connect - December 2017 Welcome to our final edition of CBS Connect for 2017. 7 September 2017 CBS Connect - September 2017 There will be improved protections for consumers, with national agreement to significantly increase penalties for businesses that mislead consumers or have poor business practices. 24 May 2017 Changes to birth and sex/gender change registration Changes to the way sex and gender are recorded on birth certificates and the requirements to change a registered sex or gender have come into effect this week. Commissioner for Consumer Affairs, Dini Soulio, said that the changes specify a minimum period of counselling in order to... 23 May 2017 New requirements for registering a change of sex or gender identity – CBS news From 23 May 2017, new requirements for registering a change of sex or gender identity come into effect. 22 September 2013 Online birth registrations a convenience for new families Registering the birth of newborns will now be quick and easy for South Australian parents. 9 September 2013 Commemorative certificates now available for still-born babies Attorney General John Rau says that women who have suffered an early loss of pregnancy will now be able to get a certificate commemorating their loss.