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.

Our Christmas and New Year opening times are attached to this page.

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.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

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

Ripley Registration 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.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

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


Ashbourne RegistrationOffice

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

All appointments must be pre-booked.


Bakewell RegistrationOffice

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

All appointments must be pre-booked.

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

Matlock Registration Office

This office is open part time for registration of births and deaths and all appointments must be pre-booked.

County Hall (Room 2)
Smedley Street
Matlock
DE4 3AG

Tel: 01246 234754 or 01246 271405

Opening times:

  • To give notice of a recent birth or death:
    Tuesday and Thursday subject to registrar availability

All appointments must be pre-booked.

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


Ilkeston RegistrationOffice

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.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

Long Eaton Registration 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

All appointments must be pre-booked.

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


Swadlincote Registration 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

All appointments must be pre-booked.

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


High Peak Registration 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.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

Buxton Registration 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

All appointments must be pre-booked.

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

Glossop Registration Office

Municipal Buildings
Market Place
Glossop
SK13 8PN

tel: 01629 531503

Opening times:

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

All appointments must be pre-booked.

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

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