Paper copies cost £9.25 while the pdf copies are £6.
The online-only scheme, which delivers PDF copies of historical birth and death register entries at a reduced price, has seen abot 80,000 applications processed since the pilot started in October last year. Such popularity is hardly surprising given that each PDF costs £6 rather than the regular standard service price for a print copy is £9.25. (For Irish family historians more accustomed to free access to historical bmd records, UK prices come as a bit of a shock!)
Only records from the following periods are included in the scheme:
All applications have to include a GRO index reference, and marriage records are not included in the pilot.