How you may be affected by the current coronavirus situation.
We are doing our best to manage the unprecedented number of calls and emails regarding ceremony bookings.
The information below outlines our practices at this present time.
Unfortunately we are not able to produce any next day certificates. All certificates will be produced after 14 working days and will be posted to the applicant.
To ensure we meet social distancing guidelines and reduce the risk to both customers and registrars death registrations will completed remotely via telephone.
To book a death registration appointment please call 01702 534350/1.
Do you have a new baby born at Southend Hospital or at home in the Southend area?
Our online diary is open for Self-service appointments for all babies born in Southend
If your birth registration is Urgent please call us on 01702 534350/1
When attending your registration appointment please remember:
Currently due to demand we cannot take any new provisional booking for Wedding/Civil Partnership/Renewal of Vows.
We aim to restart Provisional bookings from September and to start new Ceremonies from Oct ’20.
If you have a current confirmed or provisional booking in our Internal venues ( Register Office, Victoria Rom or Jubilee Room ) we will be in contact in a chronological order.
If you have an external Wedding please contact your Venue for guidance.
For any new notice of Marriage/Civil Partnership whose Marriage/Civil Ceremony is due within the next 2 months please call us on 01702 534350/1 to discuss.
Citizenship Ceremonies will recommence in August ’20 if your Ceremony was deferred please do not contact us we will be in contact to offer a rescheduled date.
For all new Citizenship Application, once we receive your certificate we will be in contact to arrange a Ceremony date.
Telephone: 01702 215009
Email: [email protected]