This notice explains how the information East Sussex Registration collects about you is used and your rights in relation to that information.

East Sussex County Council takes data protection seriously. Please be assured that your information will be used appropriately, in line with data protection legislation, will be stored securely and will not be processed unless the requirements for fair and lawful processing can be met.

East Sussex County Council has a duty to register all:

  • births
  • deaths
  • stillbirths
  • civil marriages and civil partnerships
  • notices of intent to form a civil marriage or civil partnership

that occur within the county and issue certificates based on those register entries. We also provide:

  • change of name deeds
  • citizenship ceremonies
  • non-statutory ceremonies
  • verification of life for foreign pension redemption
  • European Settlement Scheme (EUSS) identity checking
  • Tell Us Once (TUO)
  • document certification