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 is now OPEN - Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on 22nd February 2021, we now welcome back our couples who would like to give legal notice of marriage or civil partnership. Please book an appointment to give notice or call us 020 8937 1010 for more details.

Civil Marriage and Civil Partnership Ceremonies are OPEN from the following phased dates:
8 March 2021 - 6 people (Couple and 4 guests)
12 April 2021 - 15 people (Couple and 13 guests)
17 May 2021 - 30 people (Couple and 28 guests)
21 June 2021 - Room capacity (in accordance to government guidance issued at the time)

Please note priority will be given to ceremonies cancelled during the period from 20 December 2020 to 7 March 2021.

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.