Family History Search Victoria is a free online service provided by Births Deaths and Marriages.
Basic Search options include given and family name, event type, registration number and date range. Event types include birth, death and marriage. Advanced option include place of event, as well as father’s, mother’s and spouse’s names.
A second search option allows for searching events at sea. These cover births, deaths and marriages on board ships bound for Port Victoria between 1853 and 1920.
The index contains records of births in Victoria between 1853 to 1917. Marriages from 1853 to 1957 and deaths from 1853 to 1988. Church marriages, burials and baptisms are also available from 1836 to 1853.
Once you have selected a record, you have the option to purchase it. You may choose between an uncertified historical certificate and an official historical certificate. Uncertified costs $24.50 and historical $33 as at January 2019. An uncertified certificate is a scanned image of an official record.