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Births and deaths

To book an appointment to register a birth or death, or to order a copy certificate, follow the links below

Marriages and civil partnerships

For all marriage and civil partnership enquiries and bookings contact us on 023 8091 5327. Alternatively complete the get in touch form at the bottom of the page and we will respond to your enquiry within five working days

  • For urgent marriage and civil partnership enquiries, please telephone: 023 8091 5327, or 023 8023 3344 out of hours
  • To order a marriage or civil partnership certificate please order online

European Settlement Scanning and Verification Service

EU Settlement scanning and verifying service walk in service is offered Mondays, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings 9.00 - 11.00am and Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons 2.30pm - 3.30pm. Please do not apply online before you visit us as we will be unable to complete the service for you once you have applied online.

For more can be found on our European Settlement Scanning and Verification Service page.

Southampton Register Office

Southampton Register Office
6a Bugle Street
SO14 2AJ

Getting there


Find parking near the Register Office by entering 'Bugle Street' into the search field of our parking map

Opening times

Normal opening times

  • Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 9:00am to 4:30pm
  • Tuesday 10:00am to 4:30pm
  • Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm
  • Saturday by appointment only for ceremonies
  • For out of hours telephone 02380 233344


When attending your appointment please

  • Arrive 5 minutes before your appointment time
  • Bring all the correct documents with you or your appointment may need to be rescheduled

If you are late for your appointment or do not attend your notice of marriage/civil partnership your appointment fee will be retained.

If you are unable to keep your appointment please telephone 023 8091 5327

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Booking terms and conditions

Download the Terms and Conditions of Acceptance for ceremonies and other services offered by Southampton Registration Services.