COVID-19 (Coronavirus): Latest information and advice.

What is the current situation with the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and where to find more information.

Information from the London Borough of Sutton

COVID-19 Register Office

Registrar Services

Birth registrations

Congratulations on the birth of your baby. We would like to thank you for your patience during the lockdown period. 

Please note face coverings must be worn at ALL times during your appointment to register your baby, we would ask that you keep attendees to your appointment as minimal as possible (e.g. only one parent attending if you are married), we thank you for your cooperation. 

Book an appointment

If your baby is now more than 5 weeks old please contact us on 0208 770 4721 to book an appointment. 


Ordering a copy certificate

All certificate applications must be made online, please do not attend the Register Office in person to make an application as you will not be granted access to the building without an appointment. 

If you wish to order a birth, death, marriage or civil partnership certificate using the standard service which will be issued and posted out within 10 working days, please complete the online application form below

Ordering a copy of a certificate

If you require a birth, death, marriage or civil partnership certificate and are unsure of any details relating to the event, please contact the General Register Office who should be able to help. 


Notice of Marriage or Civil Partnership

We are accepting urgent appointments to give your notice of marriage if you are due to be getting married  on or before January 31st 2021 - please contact our office on 0208 770 6790. Please note you will be asked to pay the fee of £35 each over the phone to secure your appointment.

Face coverings must be worn at ALL times throughout your appointment to give notice. We thank you for your cooperation. 

Marriage and Civil Partnership ceremonies

The Prime Minister has announced that we will be entering another national lockdown that will begin on November 4th at midnight and is due to end on December 2nd. Unfortunately we will not be able to hold any marriage or civil partnership ceremonies during this period. A member of our team will be in touch to discuss postponing your ceremony to an alternative date. If you have any concerns please feel free to call our office on 0208 770 6108. 

We thank you for your continued patience and understanding at this time. 


Citizenship ceremonies

The Prime Minister has announced that we will be entering another national lockdown that will begin on November 4th at midnight and is due to end on December 2nd - unfortunately there will be no group citizenship ceremonies taking place during this period. Please contact a member of the team on 0208 770 6790 to discuss the possibility of a private citizenship ceremony.