Plymouth City Council
Plymouth PL1 2AA
|01752 308600 / 346984|
Monday to Thursday
8.30am to 5pm
8.30am to 4.30pm
- Midland House
- cyberLibrary - women's health
- cyberLibrary - parenting
- Registering a birth
Birth and childcare
The registration of a birth must, by law, take place within 42 days of the date of birth. A typical registration takes about 20 minutes. There is no fee to register or re-register a birth.
The Register Office is situated on the Hoe a short distance from the city centre. View location details and check availability.
Download a copy of a birth, death or marriage certificate application; correct a mistake on an existing certificate, view fees and re-registering information.
This ceremony is an opportunity to welcome a child/children into a family and community. View celebratory services venues.
Any still birth that occurs within the Plymouth City boundary is registered at the Plymouth Register Office.