Births, deaths, marriages and nationality

Birth Registration is open - Please book an appointment to register a birth or call us on 020 8937 1010. You can pre-purchase full certificates when booking your appointment online.

Death and stillborn registrations - Registrations are taking place by telephone. Please call 020 8937 1010 or book an appointment to register a deathMedical certificate cause of death (MCCD) will be electronically sent to the register office from the hospital or Community Doctor’s hub. Green certificates for Burial or cremation will be emailed to the family informant and, if requested, the funeral director of your choice.

Legal Notice of Marriage and Civil Partnership – from 4 January 2020 any new appointments to give legal notice of marriage or civil partnership have been suspended.  For any appointments that have already been booked, these appointments will go ahead.

Civil Marriage and Civil Partnership Ceremonies – from 4 January 2020 there will be no civil marriages or civil partnership ceremonies until we have further information from the Government.

Group or private Citizenship Ceremonies - Only once you receive your ceremony invitation letter from the Home Office, this could be by post or email, please call us on 020 8937 1010 to book a group or private ceremony and have your Home Office reference number available. Due to COVID-19 restrictions guests are not permitted to attend ceremonies.

If you need to speak to someone over the weekend about an urgent faith burial, please call 020 8937 1010 between 9-11am.

We appreciate your cooperation with registration staff at this time. Please follow staff instructions to keep you, your family and Brent staff safe.