Register offices in Derbyshire

Details of the register offices in Derbyshire where you may register births, deaths, notices of marriage and civil partnerships or celebrate a wedding, civil partnership, naming, renewal of vows or citizenship ceremony.


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

Derbyshire Register Office (Chesterfield)

New Beetwell Street
Chesterfield
S40 1QJ

email: chesterfield.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk
Tel: 01246 271405 or 01246 234754

Opening times:

  • Monday to Friday, between 9am and 4.30pm.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

Appointments available at Derbyshire Register Office

Birth registration, death registration, notice of marriage and notice of civil partnership.

Ceremonies available at Derbyshire Register Office

Wedding, civil partnership, naming, renewal of vows and private citizenship ceremonies.

Map of Chesterfield Register Office and surrounding area (opens in a new window)

Matlock Registration Office

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

Tel: 01246 234754 or 01246 271405

Opening times:

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays subject to registrar availability.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

Appointments available at Matlock Registration Office

Birth registration, death registration, notice of marriage and notice of civil partnership.

Ceremonies available at County Hall

Wedding, civil partnership, naming, renewal of vows and private citizenship ceremonies.

Map of Matlock Registration Office and surrounding area (opens in a new window)

Ashbourne Registration Office

Ashbourne Library
2 Compton
Ashbourne
DE6 1DA

email: ashbourne.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk
Tel: 01629 533969 or 533985 (superintendent registrar) or 01629 533968 (registrar of births and deaths)

Opening times:

  • Monday and Wednesday, between 10am and 12.30pm
  • Friday between 1.30pm and 4pm.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

Appointments available at Ashbourne Registration Office

Birth registration, death registration, notice of marriage and notice of civil partnership.

Ceremonies available at Ashbourne Registration Office

Wedding, civil partnership, naming, renewal of vows and private citizenship ceremonies.

Map of Ashbourne Registration Office and surrounding area (opens in a new window)

Bakewell Registration Office

Town Hall
Bakewell
DE45 1BW

email: bakewell.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk
Tel: 01629 535261

Bakewell Registration Office opening times

To register a birth or a death:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, between 8.45am and 12.30pm.

For notice appointments and all ceremony bookings:

  • Monday and Tuesday between 1pm and 4.30pm
  • Wednesday between 9am to 12.30pm and between 1pm and 5pm
  • Thursday between 1pm and 5.30pm
  • Friday between 1pm and 4.30pm.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

Appointments available at Bakewell Registration Office

Birth registration, death registration, notice of marriage and notice of civil partnership.

Ceremonies available at Bakewell Registration Office

Wedding, civil partnership, naming, renewal of vows and private citizenship ceremonies.

Map of Bakewell Registration Office and surrounding area (opens in a new window)

High Peak Registration Office

Town Hall
New Mills
High Peak
SK22 4AT

email: highpeak.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk
Tel: 01629 533686

High Peak Registration Office opening times

For notice appointments and all ceremony bookings:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, between 9am and 12.30pm and between 1pm and 4.30pm
  • Friday between 9am and 12.30pm and again between 1pm and 4pm.

To register a birth or a death:

  • Tuesday only subject to registrar availability, tel: 01629 531503.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

Map of New Mills Registration Office and surrounding area (opens in a new window)

Buxton Registration Office

Town Hall
Market Place
Buxton
SK17 6EL

email: highpeak.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk
Tel: 01629 535075 (registrar of births and deaths)

Opening times:

  • Monday and Wednesday between 9am and 2pm
  • Friday between 9am and 1pm.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

Appointments available at Buxton Registration Office

Birth registration, death registration.

Unfortunately, ceremonies are not available at this office.

Map of Buxton Registration Office and surrounding area (opens in a new window)

Glossop Registration Office

Municipal Buildings
Market Place
Glossop
SK13 8PN

email: highpeak.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk
Tel: 01629 531503 (registrar of births and deaths)

Opening times:

  • Monday, Tuesday and Thursday between 8.45am and 1.45pm.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

Appointments available at Glossop Registration Office

Birth registration, death registration

Unfortunately, ceremonies are not available at this office.

Map of Glossop Registration Office and surrounding area (opens in a new window)

Ilkeston Registration Office

Town Hall
Wharncliffe Road
Ilkeston
DE7 5RP

email: erewash.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk
Tel: 01629 531382 (registrar of births and deaths) or 01629 531344 (superintendent registrar).

Opening times:

  • Monday to Friday, between 9am and 1pm and between 1.30pm and 4pm.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

Appointments available at Ilkeston Registration Office

Birth registration, death registration, notice of marriage and notice of civil partnership.

Ceremonies available at Ilkeston Registration Office

Wedding, civil partnership, naming, renewal of vows and private citizenship ceremonies.

Long Eaton Registration Office

Town Hall
Derby Road
Long Eaton
NG10 1HU

email: erewash.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk
tel: 01629 531382

Opening times:

  • Wednesdays between 9.30am and 1pm and between 1.30pm and 4pm.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

Appointments available at Long Eaton Registration Office

Birth registration, death registration, notice of marriage and notice of civil partnership.

Unfortunately, ceremonies are not available at this office.

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

Ripley Registration Office

Town Hall
Market Place
Ripley
DE5 3BT

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

Opening times:

  • Monday to Friday, between 9am and 1pm and between 1.30pm and 4pm.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

Appointments available at Ripley Registration Office

Birth registration, death registration, notice of marriage and notice of civil partnership.

Ceremonies available at Ripley Registration office

Wedding, civil partnership, naming, renewal of vows and private citizenship ceremonies.

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

Swadlincote Registration Office

Located within South Derbyshire District Council Offices
Civic Way
Swadlincote
DE11 0AH

email: southderbyshire.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk
Tel: 01629 533985 (superintendent registrar) or 01629 533990 (registrar of births and deaths)

Swadlincote Registration Office opening times

To register a birth or a death:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, between 9am and 1pm
  • Wednesday between 12.30pm and 4pm.

For notice appointments and all ceremony bookings:

  • Monday to Friday between 9am and 2pm.

All appointments must be pre-booked.

Appointments available at Swadlincote Registration Office

Birth registration, death registration, notice of marriage and notice of civil partnership.

Ceremonies available at Swadlincote Registration Office

Wedding, civil partnership (in superintendent registrar's office only).

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

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