Wearing face coverings in the Register Office

Wearing a face covering in the Register Office is no longer a legal requirement. You should use your judgement in deciding whether you should wear one. To find out more about when to wear a face covering visit the GOV.UK website.

Registration of births

2. Book an appointment

Before making an appointment

If you or any member of your household has or is displaying symptoms of the coronavirus, do not make an appointment.

We encourage you to wear a face covering during your visit to the Register Office.

You cannot register by declaration. Please contact the district where your baby was born.

To book an appointment to register a birth, please complete the online form below. You'll be shown a calendar of dates and you can select the date that is convenient to you. If no appointments are shown as available on the date you have chosen, please choose another date.

Book an appointment