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Births, deaths and marriages

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Copy certificates

How to apply for a copy certificate.


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Register a birth

Details of who can register a birth, when and how.


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Register a death

Details of who can register a death, when and how.


Marriages and civil
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Marriages and civil partnerships

Book a marriage or civil partnership, giving notice and more.


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Change of name deeds

Details of how to apply for a name deed.


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Coroner's Office

Details of the Coroner's Office. 


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Family history

How to trace your family tree or get more information on your family. 


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Arranging a funeral

How to arrange a funeral, details of cemeteries and memorials.


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Citizenship ceremonies

A citizenship ceremony is were you promise to respect the rights, freedoms and laws of the UK.


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Registering a stillbirth

Details on how to register a stillbirth.


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Birth certificate amendments

How and when you can re-register a birth.


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Naming ceremonies

A naming ceremony is a non-religious way of announcing the names chosen for your child and your reasons behind it.


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Tell Us Once

When someone dies we'll make sure a number of government departments know.


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Register Office privacy notice

Details of what happens to personal information you are required by law to provide for a registration.


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