Registrars and HM Coroners Services

The registration of birth, marriages, deaths and civil partnership and HM Coroners Service for Suffolk

The Suffolk Registration & HM Coroners Service

Find your nearest Registrar's Office - just enter your postcode.  You can find contact details of all offices here.



Unfortunately, due to an ongoing IT problem within Suffolk County Council, online booking of appointments for births and deaths is temporarily unavailable.  Please contact any of our offices who will be happy to make appointments for you.  Contact details for office can be found here


All historical registers for births, deaths and marriages for the Stowmarket area have now been moved to our Bury St Edmunds Office.  Any applications for certificates should be made direct to the Bury office on 01284 732888.  



Please be aware that as of 1st September 2014, there will be fee of £10.00 for the completion of these forms.  This fee may be made by cash or card to the Registration Office who will be conducting your ceremony.


Please be aware that there are no parking facilities at any of the Registration Offices within Suffolk.  All visitors will need to use public parking.


Call volumes, combined with the length and nature of some of our calls, can sometimes exceed our ability to answer calls promptly.  Some of our offices offer the option to leave your number and your call will be returned as soon as is practically possible.  You may email our offices - we aim to respond to all emails within three working days.  Contact details can be found here All offices can make appointments for any other office within Suffolk. It is also now possible to book appointments for the registration of births and deaths online - details are shown above. 



What is in the section

Birth Registration

Information about registering a birth, making changes to birth registrations and adoption

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Information about marriage, civil partnership, naming, renewal of vows and citizenship ceremonies

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Copy Certificates and Family History

Copy birth, death, marriage or civil partnership certificates

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Death Registration

Information about registering a death and the work of HM Coroner for Suffolk

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HM Coroner for Suffolk

Information and Inquests Scheduled

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Nationality and citizenship

Nationality checking service and citizenship

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Venue Licensing

Licensing a venue for Marriages and Civil Partnerships

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Your Comments, Feedback and Governance

How to give us your feedback, comments or complaints.

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