Register Offices in Derbyshire

Find details of the register offices in Derbyshire for registering births and deaths and for marriages and civil partnerships.


All offices operate an appointment-only system and it is essential that you telephone the office before you visit, to make an appointment.

County Register Office (Chesterfield)

New Beetwell Street
Chesterfield
S40 1QJ

Tel: 01246 271405 or 234754 

email: chesterfield.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk
Opening times: Monday to Friday, 9am to 4.30pm for all business.

Map of Chesterfield register office and surrounding area (opens in a new window) 

Ripley Register Office

Town Hall
Market Place
Ripley
DE5 3BT

Tel: 01773 841380 or call 01773 841381 for registering births and deaths.
email: ambervalley.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk

Opening times: Monday to Friday, 9am to 1pm and 1.30pm to 4pm.

Map of Ripley register office and surrounding area (opens in a new window)


Ashbourne Register Office 

Ashbourne Library 
2 Compton
Ashbourne DE6 1DA 

Tel: 01629 533969 or 533985 for Superintendent Registrar or 01629 533968 for Registrar of Births and Deaths. 
email: ashbourne.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk

Opening times

  • To give notice of a recent birth or death:
    Monday and Wednesday 10am to 12.30pm
    Friday 1.30pm to 4pm
  • To give notice of marriage or civil partnership, marriage or civil partnership enquiry, copy of birth, death or marriage certificates:  
    Monday and Wednesday, 10am to 12.30pm

Bakewell Register Office

Town Hall
Bakewell
DE45 1BW 

Tel: 01629 812261
email: bakewell.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk

Opening times:

  • To give notice of a recent birth or death:
    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 8.45am to 12.30pm
  • To give notice of marriage or civil partnership, marriage or civil partnership enquiry, copy of birth, death or marriage certificates:
    Monday and Tuesday, 1pm to 4.30pm
    Wednesday, 9am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 5pm
    Thursday, 1pm to 5.30pm
    Friday, 1pm to 4.30pm

Map of Bakewell register office and surrounding area (opens in a new window)

Matlock Register Office 

This office is open part time for registration of births and deaths only.

Town Hall
Matlock
DE4 3NN

Tel: 01629 582870

Opening times: 

  • To give notice of a recent birth or death:
    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 1.30 to 4.30pm

Map of Matlock register office and surrounding area (opens in a new window)


Ilkeston Register Office

Town Hall
Wharncliffe Road
Ilkeston DE7 5RP

Tel: 01629 531382 or 531344 or 531904
email: erewash.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk

Opening times: Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 1pm and 2pm to 4.30pm for all business.

Long Eaton Register Office 

All appointments for this office are booked through the Registration Office at Ilkeston. 

Town Hall
Long Eaton 

email: erewash.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk

Opening times: 

  • To give notice of a recent birth or death:
    Wednesdays 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 4pm

Map of Long Eaton Town Hall and surrounding area (opens in a new window)


Swadlincote Register Office

c/o South Derbyshire District Council Offices

Civic Way
Swadlincote
DE11 0AH

Tel: 01629 533985 for Superintendent Registrar or 01629 533990 for Registrar of Births and Deaths. 
email: southderbyshire.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk

Opening times:

  • To give notice of a recent birth or death :
    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9am to 1pm
    Wednesday, 12.30pm to 4pm.
  • To give notice of marriage or civil partnership, marriage or civil partnership enquiry, copy of birth, death or marriage certificates:
    Monday to Friday, 9am to 2pm

Map of Swadlincote register office and surrounding area (opens in a new window)


High Peak Register Office

Town Hall
New Mills
High Peak
SK22 4AT

Tel: 01663 743424
email: highpeak.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk

Opening times: Monday and Wednesday 9am to 12.30pm and 1pm to 4.30pm, Friday 9am to 12.30pm and 1pm to 4pm.

The registration of births and deaths is between 2.30pm and 4.30pm on Tuesdays only at the New Mills office.

The following part-time sub offices in the High Peak are for the registration of births and deaths only.

Buxton Register Office

Town Hall
Market Place
Buxton
SK17 6EL

Tel: 01298 25075

Opening times: 

  • To give notice of a recent birth or death:
    Monday and Wednesday, 9am to 2pm
    Friday 9am to 1pm

Map of High Peak register office and surrounding area (opens in a new window)

Glossop Register Office 

51a/53  High Street East
Glossop
SK13 8PN

Tel: 01457 852425

Opening times:

  • To give notice of a recent birth or death:
    Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 8.45am to 1.45pm

Map of Glossop register office and surrounding area (opens in a new window)

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