Births, deaths and marriages

Please do not try to book an appointment from 3:30pm on Tuesday 20 March 2018. We are having essential maintenance on our diary system. Our diary will be open from 9:00am on Wednesday 19 March 2018. Sorry for any inconvenience caused. 

Births, deaths and ceremonies

Citizenship ceremonies and European Passport Return Service

We no longer offer Nationality Checking Service.

All applications for British citizenship should be made online by visiting the following website:


In case of emergency

If you need to contact a Registrar to arrange an urgent burial you can do so by phoning:

  • 07979 648 227 from 10 - 12pm at weekends and Bank Holidays

If you need to contact a Registrar because you or your partner are seriously ill and not expected to recover and you wish to arrange an urgent marriage or civil partnership, please phone 07900 432 445.

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