Peterborough Register Office

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We provide a professional registration service for life's important events such as births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships as well as celebratory services such as citizenship ceremonies, naming ceremonies, and the renewal of marriage vows.

  • Telephone: 01733 864646
  • Fax: 01733 566049
  • Email:

Please note that you can call us on the above number to:

For all other enquiries, our call centre will take your contact details as we operate a call back service. We aim to return calls for all enquiries within one week although this is very dependent on the volume of calls we receive.

Opening hours

Monday 9am until 4pm
Tuesday 9am until 4pm
Wednesday 9am until 4pm
Thursday 9am until 6.30pm  (telephone enquiries until 6pm only)
Friday 10am until 4pm
Saturday By previous appointment only
Sunday Closed

Please note: that other than welcoming disability assistance dogs, we do not allow animals in the building.

Register Office

33 Thorpe Road

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Peterborough Ceremonies Guide

Ceremonies Guide 2019

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Data protection (GDPR)

The Register Office for Peterborough is required by law to gather data on births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships. We value your privacy and so you can find out more about how we use your data through the Register Office Privacy Notice and the Register Office's list of processing activities.

Privacy Notice - Register Office

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List of Processing Activities - Register Office

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Free limited car parking is available at the Register Office. Please ensure you allow plenty of time before your appointment as alternative off-site parking may have to be found if all of our allocated parking bays are full.  

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Suggestions and feedback

In 2016 at the register office there were:

  • 84 compliments – a 47% improvement on the previous year so thank you!
  • 5 complaints – none upheld
  • 214 customer service cards completed for birth registrations and notices of marriage/civil partnership appointments.

Examples of the feedback we've received:

  • Birth registration: "The service that the register office provides is perfect. Personally I wouldn’t change anything.”
  • Notices of marriage: "The service was really quick and we had our appointment the next day” and “A really lovely service. Thank you!"
  • Certificate orders: "The service was very good. No improvement needed."
  • Death registration: "You made a difficult job very respectful and helpful – thank you" and “We found [the Registrar] very helpful today, showing us respect & sympathy throughout our visit. Much appreciated.”

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