Half day closure: 18 December
On 18 December Newham Register Office will be closed from 1pm until the end of the day. It will be open as normal on 19 December.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9.30am - 4pm
Wednesday: 10.30am - 4pm
Saturday: urgent requirements and appointments only
Christmas and New Year opening hours
Our emergency burial service is available Saturday afternoons from 12 noon to 4pm, and from 9am to 4pm on Sundays and Bank Holidays. If you need this service call 07801244805. You must go to the register office to register the death during the following week.
Registration of births and deaths
You do not need to make an appointment for general enquiries or to register a birth, stillbirth or death, however we recommend that you arrive at 3.45pm at the latest to register a birth or death. We cannot guarantee that we will see you if you arrive after 4pm.
You can give notice:
- at an appointment on a weekday afternoon
- at an appointment on a Saturday
- during our walk-in service on weekday mornings.
For more information, including the fees we charge, see the 'Giving notice'
section on our Getting married in Newham