Register Office

Register Office

Death registration and burials

Please note you will need to make an appointment to:

  • register a birth
  • register a death
  • give notice of marriage
  • give notice of civil partnership

The Registration Service provides:

  • registration of births, marriages and deaths
  • legal preliminaries to marriages
  • arranging and conducting of civil marriage ceremonies at the Register Office and at Approved Premises
  • issuing of certified copies of register entries held at the Register Office
  • legal preliminaries to and registration of civil partnerships
  • Nationality Checking Service
  • European Passport Return Service
  • British Citizenship ceremonies

If you need further advice, please contact the Register Office.

The original records of births, marriages and deaths are not open to the public but certified copies of individual register entries or certificates are available on application to the Register Office. The application must provide sufficient information to allow a search to be made and to allow any entry found to be identified as the correct one. Fees are charged for certified copies from register entries

Contact us:

Register Office
Civic Centre
Hatherton Road
West Midlands
United Kingdom

Telephone: 0300 555 2847

Opening hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday - 9am to 4.30pm
Wednesday - 9.30am to 4.30pm

Closed Bank Holidays

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This page was last updated on 23 February 2017