Information about registering a birth. Book an appointment to register a birth.


Arranging a marriage, civil partnership or family welcoming ceremony.

Marriage schedule system

A guide to the changes in marriage registration from 4 May 2021.


Registering a death and coroners service.

British citizenship

Citizenship ceremonies.

Copy certificates

Request a copy birth, civil partnership, death or marriage certificate.

Find a registration office

Find a registration office or ceremony officer.

Applications for approved ceremony venues

How to apply to become an approved premise and public notices of current applications .

Certificate corrections

How to correct a mistake on a birth, marriage or death certificate.

Customer survey

Tell us about your experience of using the Registration Service.

European Settlement Scheme

Help completing the ID verification part of the EU Settlement Scheme.

Privacy notice

Registration service privacy notice - how we manage your data.