UK Marriage & Divorce Records & Public information
Public Records are connected to every
part of our lives in society. A public record is piece of
information that may contain individual; background information,
marriage & divorce records, birth and adoption records, employment history, credit information, financial
records, address and phone number, residence history, civil court records and
other vital personal information. Marriage and divorce records are
a useful measure to verify someone's identity and see if there are any outstanding debts,
criminal records, court declarations or general background
records are often requested by employers and renters on applicants, especially on those that are seeking a high
security job or a position of power, such as in a government jobs, military, banks, schools, hospitals, financial institution, airports, etc.
Public background checks have been performed in the past by a government organization for a fee.
today are more frequently provided by private companies that can access public databases, the same databases used by
various government organizations. The results of
the private databases are usually more complete and faster
at indexing and cross-referencing of different types of
A person's identity is not always what they say it is. Verifying a person's
marriage or divorce records and indexing their background history
and other civil records of a person are often
used by employers and renters as a means of objectively evaluating a person's
history and qualifications to
avoid potential risks. Public records,
however, may sometimes be used for illegal purposes, such as unlawful discrimination, identity theft, and
harassment. It is important to
verify the information obtained within public databases by cross referencing phone numbers and addresses to make sure that the
information you find is indeed for the person you are searching for.
More UK Marriage & Divorce Record Resources
... Marriage License and Divorce Certificates. General civil and public certificates
History.AC.UK ... UK Marriage License Records, Public Records,
and General Marriage Information.
Direct.Gov.UK ... UK Public Services, UK Government Information
Proni.Gov.UK ... Public Records & Information of Ireland
and the United Kingdom