Birth registration

Coronavirus: important information

Birth Registrations

All appointments relating to the registration of births and re-registration of births are postponed for the foreseeable future.

Registering a birth

All appointments relating to registration of births are postponed for the foreseeable future as the Government have relaxed the 42 day limit.

As soon as this service resumes we will update here.

Claiming child benefit

The government has updated their guidance on claiming Child Benefit.

If you are not able to register the birth of your child because of coronavirus (COVID-19) you can still make a claim to receive Child Benefit.