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Register Office 

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


The registration of deaths, marriage and civil partnership notices, births and still births are by appointment only, Monday to Friday. 


Bilingual appointments are available.


To request an appointment to register a birth please call:


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Birth and Death Registration Service

Birth registration appointments can be carried out at the Register Office, Civic Offices, Holton Road, Barry CF63 4RU 


If you need to register a death that has happened in the Vale of Glamorgan, a Registrar will call you in the next few days. 



Vale of Glamorgan Register Office

Civic Offices

Holton Road


CF63 4RU


  • Mon- Thurs: 8:30am - 4:30pm*

    Fri: 8:30am - 4:00pm*

Please note: no registration services can be accessed at West House in Penarth. All registration services for the Vale of Glamorgan are in Barry.


  *Registrations by appointment only


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


  • 01446 700111



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.