name assistance

If you would like some assistance with getting the correct non-english phonetics of your non-English birth certificate name eg German, French or Spanish name you can pay the £19 fee here.

When payment is complete, you will be returned to this page to fill in the form below with your name information.

We need to hear how your name would have been pronounced by your parents at the time of birth in order to get the correct phonetic sounds for it. Please make an MP3 recording of your name said once at normal speed, then repeat it three times more slowly so we can hear the nuances of the sounds. We recommend using and copy and paste the link it generates. into the form below.