Coronavirus: Important information

Register Offices at Guildford, Leatherhead and Weybridge will continue to be open for face-to-face birth registration appointments.

Birth registration appointments are available at Guildford, Leatherhead and Weybridge Register Offices. If you are registering a multiple birth, please contact us and we will assist you in making an appointment.

Information and services

Registering a birth

    You must book an appointment to register a birth within 42 days of your child being born.


    Re-registration of a birth

      Re-registering a birth following the marriage of the baby's parents or to add the natural father's details


      Changing your child's forename

        Changing your child’s forename on the original birth entry


        Correcting a registration

          Advice on how to arrange a correction if you have discovered a mistake on a birth certificate


          Baby welcoming ceremony

            A baby welcoming ceremony is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the birth of a baby or welcome adopted or stepchildren into your wider family circle