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

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Restricted access to the register office
Access to the register office will be restricted until September while we carry out building work.

If you use a wheelchair or mobility scooter or you have a large pram or buggy, you may not be able to enter the building during this time.

If you think you may be affected, contact us before you visit so we can discuss options with you.
Newham Registration Service
London Borough of Newham,
207 Plashet Grove
East Ham
E6 1BT

Phone: 020 8430 2000

Opening hours

​Day Opening time​s
​Monday ​9.30am - 4pm
9.30am - 4pm
​Wednesday 10.30am - 4pm
​Thursday 9.30am - 4pm
​Friday 9.30am - 4pm
​Saturday Urgent requirements and appointments only
Sunday ​Closed
​Bank holidays

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.

You can find out more on our registering a birth, registering a death and stillbirth registration pages.

Emergency burial service

If you need this service call 07801 244 805. You must go to the register office to register the death during the following week.

Revised burial service hours on 22 and 23 August

Our emergency burial service will be available between:

  • 9.30am and 2.30pm on Saturday 22 August
  • 10am and 2pm on Sunday 23 August.

Normal burial service hours

Our emergency burial service is available:
  • 12 midday to 4pm on Saturday afternoons, and
  • 9am to 4pm on Sundays and Bank Holidays.

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

    020 8430 2000

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