Registration Service

What we do

Christmas Service Update 2018:

The coroner’s office will close at 4.30pm on Monday 24 December.

It will be open Thursday 27 December, Friday 28 December and Monday 31 December from 9.30am to 4.30pm (by appointment only).

The service will re-open as normal on Wednesday 2nd January 2019.

Priority is given to death registrations during this period:

To register a death between 24 December 2018 and 2 January 2019, please telephone 01983 823233.

 

The Isle of Wight Register Office is situated at Seaclose Offices, Fairlee Road, Newport. The Registration Service is responsible for the registration of births, deaths,  marriages  and civil partnerships occurring on the Island, licensing venues where civil ceremonies may be solemnised and conducting civil  ceremonies.

These pages are designed to give you all the information you need to register a birth, death, marriage or civil partnership, book a ceremony or obtain a copy of a certificate. We have also included some additional links and names and addresses of related services.

The Register Office holds all  the Isle of Wight birth, death and marriage registers dating from 1 July 1837 to the present day. In addition all Isle of Wight civil partnership records from 2005 onwards are held. It is possible to request a copy certificate from any archived register.

We pride ourselves in our Customer Care and hope you find this site useful.  However if you have any comments regarding our service please contact us using our online form or by using the details found in the 'Contact' tab located at the top of this page.   

Alternatively please complete our short online survey to give us feedback on your visit to the Register Office.  

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