Births, deaths, marriages and citizenship

Services delivered by the Register Office, including registering a birth or a death, ordering certificate copies and citizenship ceremonies.

Registering a birth

(summary field example) You cannot register a birth at the moment because of Coronavirus.

Order a copy of a certificate

During the coronavirus pandemic, you can only order copies of birth, death, marriage or civil partnership certificates online.

Marriage and civil partnerships

Weddings and civil partnerships can only currently take place in exceptional circumstances, such as ill health and for people close to the end of life. Appointments can still be made to register an intent to marry.

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  • Registry office is closed until further notice

    All non-essential face to face registration and ceremonial services have been suspended until further notice due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

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