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Every birth in England needs to be registered within 42 days of the baby being born. You’ll need to book an appointment to register a birth in Sutton.
Make an appointment to register a birth
If you are unable to book online please complete our enquiry form.
The parents of the baby can register the birth. Find out more about who can register a birth on GOV.UK.
Email us before you book an appointment if:
We can only register babies born in Sutton. If your baby was born somewhere else, contact us. We can take a declaration and forward it to the right registration office.
You need to bring official paperwork with the baby’s NHS number to your appointment.
This could be the notification of birth, or red book and discharge papers.
It’s also useful to bring:
The registrar will record your answers and ask you to check them before you sign the register.