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 Office Pilot Scheme 2019

The Vale of Glamorgan Registration Service will be carrying out a pilot scheme from 07 January 2019 – 31 March 2019 where death registration appointments can be carried out on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at The Bereavement Office, University Hospital Llandough, Penlan Road, Llandough, Penarth CF64 2XX.


The Penarth Register Office at West House will remain operational on a Monday and Friday during this period.


These changes will not affect the services carried out at the main office in Barry.

The Main Register Office at the Civic Offices, Holton Road, Barry CF63 4RU will remain operational Monday – Friday with all Registration types being carried out


Register Offices

There are two register offices in the Vale of Glamorgan:


Barry Register Office

Civic Offices

Holton Road


CF63 4RU

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


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


Penarth Register Office

West House

Stanwell Road


CF64 2YG

  • Mon - Thurs: 8.30am - 1.00pm / 2:00pm - 4:30pm*


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


*Registrations 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.