Accrington Registration Office

The Mechanics Institute, Willow Street, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 1LP

At this office you can register a birth or death, give notice of your marriage or civil partnership and have your ceremony.

Opening times

(by appointment only)

Payment by cash or card. Payment by Google Pay and Apple Pay is not available.

Day Times
Monday 9am - 4.30pm
Tuesday 9am - 4.30pm
Wednesday 9am - 4.30pm (10.30 am first Wednesday of every month)
Thursday 9am - 4.30pm
Friday 9am - 4.30pm
Saturday Closed - ceremonies only
Sunday Closed - ceremonies only

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About the venue

Housed in the former Mechanics Institute which moved there in 1878. Today the building has been renovated.

The ceremony room is situated on the ground floor and can seat 50 guests. Read more about the ceremony room.

Car parking

There are no car parking facilities at the office. The nearest parking is at Accrington Arndale Centre. 


Tel: 0300 123 6705 Email: