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Newham Register Office

​The Register Office provides services for many of life's requirements including registering births and deaths, and baby naming ceremonies.

Newham Register Office

Opening hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9.30am - 4pm

Wednesday: 10.30am - 4pm
Saturday: Urgent requirements and appointments only


Births and deaths registration

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.

Emergency burial service

Our emergency burial service is available:
  • 12 midday to 4pm on Saturday afternoons, and
  • 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.

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 page.
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Contact us

  • Newham Registration Service
    London Borough of Newham,
    207 Plashet Grove
    East Ham
    E6 1BT

    020 8430 2000

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