Births, marriages, deaths

Register a birth or death or make arrangements for your wedding or civil partnership. We mainly operate on an appointment only service.

Register office closures

The register office will close on on Wednesdays 4th and 18th December until 12:00 for staff training.

Registration services Christmas & New Year 2019/2020 Opening hours

Opening hours and emergency cover - (for the issue of burial certificates only)

  • Saturday 21st December 2019 Ceremonies (by appointment only) Emergency cover (10:00 – 16:00)
  • Sunday 22nd December 2019 Ceremonies (by appointment only) Emergency cover (10:00 – 14:00)
  • Monday 23rd December 2019 Normal working office hours
  • Tuesday 24th December 2019 Normal working office hours
  • Wednesday 25th December 2019 Office closed
  • Thursday 26th December 2019 Office closed Emergency cover (10:00-14:00)
  • Friday 27th December 2019 Office closed - Drop in service available for death registrations at the Bereavement Centre, Royal Blackburn Hospital 10:00- 16:00
  • Saturday 28th December 2019 Ceremonies (by appointment only) Emergency cover (10:00 - 16:00)
  • Sunday 29th December 2019 Ceremonies (by appointment only) Emergency cover (10:00 - 14:00)
  • Monday 30th December 20189 Normal working office hours
  • Tuesday 31st December 2019 Normal working office hours
  • Wednesday 1st January 2020 Office closed Emergency cover (10:00 - 14:00)
  • Thursday 2nd January 2020: Normal working office hours