Registration Service 

Information and guidance about the registration of life events including births, deaths and marriages within the Vale of Glamorgan



For Births and Death registration appointments only please book an appointment:


Book Appointment 



Register Offices

There are two register offices in the Vale of Glamorgan:


Barry Register Office

Civic Offices

Holton Road


CF63 4RU

  • Mon- Thurs: 9:00am - 1:00pm/2:00pm – 4:00pm*


    Fri: 9:00am - 1:00pm / 2:00pm - 3:30pm*


Penarth Register Office

West House

Stanwell Road


CF64 2YG

  • Mon - Fri: 9.00am - 1.00pm / 2:00pm - 4:00pm*


*By appointment only


Visitors should report to the reception desk on the ground floor, where you will be directed to the Register Office.



Statutory registration services are overseen by the General Register Office (GRO) which is part of Her Majesty's Passport Office and oversees civil registration in  England and Wales. There are equivalent offices for  Scotland and  Northern Ireland.