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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)

Town Hall
Chesterfield
S40 1LP

email: chesterfield.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk
Tel: 01629 533110 or 01629 533111

Opening times:

  • Monday to Friday from 9am to 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.

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.

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 from 10am to 12:30pm
  • Friday from 1:30pm to 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.

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 from 1pm to 4:30pm
  • Wednesday from 9am to 12:30pm and from 1pm to 5pm
  • Thursday from 1pm and 5:30pm
  • Friday from 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.

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 and Friday from 9am to 12:30pm and from 1pm to 4pm
  • closed each Thursday

All appointments must be pre-booked.

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 from 9am to 2pm
  • Friday from 9am to 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.

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 from 8:45am to 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.

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, from 9am to 1pm and from 1:30pm to 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 from 9:30am to 1pm and from 1:30pm to 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.

Ripley Registration Office

Town Hall
Market Place
Ripley
DE5 3BT

email: ambervalley.registrars@derbyshire.gov.uk

Tel: 01629 532605 for the superintendent registrar or tel: 01629 532609 for registering births and deaths.

Opening times:

  • Monday to Friday from 9am to 1pm and from 1:30pm to 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.

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 - marriages, civil partnerships and renewal of vows)
Tel: 01629 533990 (registrar of births and deaths)

Swadlincote Registration Office opening times

To register a birth or a death:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9am to 1pm
  • Wednesday from 12:30pm to 4pm

For notice appointments and all ceremony bookings:

  • Monday to Friday from 9am to 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).