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Births, deaths and ceremonies

Registration of births and deaths, the Coroner service, marriages, civil partnerships, citizenships and certificates.
Ceremonies
Find out how to arrange a marriage, civil partnership, outside or celebration ceremony, renewal of vows or other celebration ceremony in Suffolk.
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The Coroner service
Details of the Coroner service in Suffolk, including who the Coroner is and what they do, as well as information about post mortems and inquests.
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Contact a register office
Opening hours and contacting register offices in Suffolk. Find out where we are, how to make an enquiry or book an appointment to register a birth or death.
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Certificates
Order certificates for births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships.
Layered certificates
Register a death
How to register a death in Suffolk, including what you need before you start, booking an appointment online and preparing for your appointment.
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Register a birth
How to register a birth in Suffolk, required documents and booking an appointment online.
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Suffolk Registration Service fees
Fees for marriages, civil partnership, celebration and renewal of vows ceremonies, including what methods of payment we accept.
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Citizenship ceremonies
If your citizenship application is successful you will need to attend a citizenship ceremony to be presented with your certificate of naturalisation.
British passport
Apply for a venue licence for marriages and civil partnerships
This licence will allow people to get married or hold a civil partnership at your venue.
Two men at their civil partnership ceremony

Apply for a copy of a birth certificate

You can find out how to apply online for a short or full birth certificate for any birth that took place in Suffolk after July 1837.

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