What you need to tell the registrar
During your appointment, the registrar will ask you:
- When was the birth
- Where did it happen
- The full names of the parent(s) (including alternative and previous names)
- Dates and places of birth of the parent(s)
- The occupations of the parent(s)
- The home address of the parent(s)
You MUST check the entry carefully before signing. A correction to a birth register entry will cost up to £90 plus the cost of replacement certificates.
Certificates can only be issued after the register page is signed.
See our privacy notice, for more information about how we use your data.
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