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Births, marriages and deaths

Births, marriages and deaths

Thinking of tying the knot? Unsure about which venue to use? Look no further - our Register Office ceremony rooms could be the perfect place to say I do.

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Citizenship ceremonies

Arrange a ceremony to celebrate becoming a British citizen

Naming ceremonies

Arrange a ceremony for naming a baby or older child

Re-register a birth

Apply to re-register a child's birth after the marriage of its natural parents

Register a wedding venue

Apply for a licence for your premises

Renew your wedding vows

Arrange a ceremony to renew your vows

Getting married abroad

Arranging a wedding abroad under the local law of that country

Convert a civil partnership

Apply to convert a civil partnership to a marriage

Changing your name

Find out about changing your name and how to apply

Marrying someone from outside the EU

Arrange a civil marriage to someone from another outside the European Union

Correct a birth, marriage or death registration

How to amend an error in a registration document

Arrange a proof of life validation

Pension support for British nationals working abroad