Registry Services

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



Registry Offices

There are two registry offices in the Vale of Glamorgan:


Barry Registry Office

Civic Offices

Holton Road


CF63 4RU

  • Mon- Thurs: 8:30am - 1:00pm/2:00pm – 4:30pm*

    Fri: 8:30am - 1:00pm /  and 2:00pm -  4:00pm*


Penarth Registry 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.