Register a birth

Have a look at our guide to registering a birth.
You can also read the guide on registering a birth for more information.

If you are registering a stillbirth please contact us.
For more information read our guide on registering a stillbirth.

Book an appointment to register a birth

Birth certificates

Child Benefit

Don’t miss out on Child Benefit - read the guide on Child Benefit which includes a link to the Child Benefit Claim form CH2.

Welcoming ceremonies

How about celebrating your baby with a welcoming ceremony? This event can be very personal to you and your loved ones and gives close family and friends a chance to pledge their support and love.

Find out more about welcoming ceremonies

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