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Visit or contact Middlesbrough Register Office

Middlesbrough Registration Service provides the following services:

  • obtaining a copy of a birth, death or marriage certificate
  • giving notice of a marriage or civil partnership
  • registering a birth
  • registering a death
  • marriage and civil partnership ceremonies
  • renewal of vows ceremonies
  • citizenship ceremonies
  • naming ceremonies

You'll need an appointment for most of the services provided by the Register Office. Please contact us before your visit to make sure you don't have to wait too long.

Contact us

You can call us on 01642 729004 or email register@middlesbrough.gov.uk.

If you need to contact us out of normal office hours, for example to arrange an urgent burial on religious grounds, please call 01642 726050.

Your visit

Find us


Middlesbrough Register Office is located in the Town Hall in Middlesbrough. The main entrance can be found on Dunning Street between Middlesbrough Empire and the Town Hall.

Address: Middlesbrough Register Office, Town Hall (accessed via Dunning Street), Middlesbrough, TS1 2PA



Unfortunately there are no car parking facilities at the Register Office.

Opening times

Day Opening times
Monday 9am to 4pm
Tuesday 9am to 4pm
Wednesday 9am to 4pm
Thursday 9am to 4pm
Friday 9am to 4pm
Saturday Open for ceremonies only or by appointment
Sunday Closed

Registration services

How to register a birth


You must register your baby's birth within 42 days (6 weeks).

You need to make an appointment to register a birth. Find out how to register a birth.

How to give notice of a marriage or civil partnership


Both members of the couple must give notice of the wedding or civil partnership at least 29 days before the ceremony. This may be extended to 71 days, depending on your immigration status.

You need to make an appointment to give notice. Find out how to give notice of a marriage or civil partnership.

How to register a death


You must register a death within 5 days.

You need to make an appointment to register a death. Find out how to register a death.