Births, deaths, marriages and citizenship

Births, deaths, marriages and citizenship

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Changes to Register Office services due to coronavirus

Temporary changes to registering births and deaths, citizenship ceremonies, marriages and civil partnerships, and how to get certificates


Find out how to register the birth of your child and how to arrange a naming ceremony.


Register a death, local cemeteries and crematoria.

Register a stillbirth

Book an appointment, funeral arrangements and where to get advice and support.

Get a copy of a certificate

Apply online, in person or by post and what happens after you've applied.

Family history records

Where to get registration and historical records for local and family history.


How to book a citizenship ceremony and how to use our foreign pensions checking service.

Marriages and civil partnerships

What to do if you are arranging your wedding or civil partnership.

EU Settlement Scheme: verify your identity at the Citizen Service Point

How to verify your identity for the EU Settlement Scheme if you can’t do it online.