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Registration of births

Re-registration and multiple births

To re-register a birth or register a multiple birth, please call the contact centre on 0161 217 6007 as you may require a longer appointment and be asked to complete additional forms.

5. Naming ceremonies

A Naming Ceremony is a very special way of celebrating your child's birth and welcoming the new arrival into the family.

It is a unique occasion for everyone to feel involved and to offer their support in your child's future development.

Naming Ceremonies may be held at the Register Office or at a number of approved, suitable venues throughout Stockport. The cost of Naming Ceremonies as from 1st April 2014 are as follows:

Register Office

  • £180.00 (Monday - Thursday) £240.00 (Friday & Saturday)

Other Venues:

  • £252.00 Monday - Thursday
  • £324.00 Friday
  • £372.00 Saturday
  • £432.00 Sunday & Bank Holidays

All the above fees are inclusive of VAT at the current standard rate and are subject to review annually.