Newham Register Office
The register office provides services for many of life's requirements including registering births and deaths, and baby naming ceremonies.
Find Newham Register Office
Phone: 020 8430 2000
|Monday||9am - 4.30pm|
|9am - 4.30pm|
|Wednesday||9am - 4.30pm|
|Thursday||9am - 4.30pm|
|Friday||9am - 4.30pm|
|Saturday||Urgent requirements and appointments only|
If you pay by credit or prepaid card there is a 1.3% administration charge. There is no charge for debit card payments.
Births and deaths registration
You will have to create a MyNewham account at to be able to access our online booking system. We will still see a limited number of deaths and stillbirths on a walk in basis but you may experience longer waiting times without an appointment.
You can find out more on our registering a birth, re-registering a birth, registering a death and stillbirth registration pages.
You must go to the register office to register the death during the following week.
Normal service hours
- 12 noon to 4pm on Saturday afternoons, and
- 9am to 4pm on Sundays and bank holidays.
Nationality Checking Service
If you are applying for British citizenship, we can check that you have completed your application to the Home Office correctly, with all the necessary documents and the right fee. Find out more about our nationality checking service.
Find out how to book a citizenship ceremony in Newham.
You can apply for copies of official birth, marriage and death certificates from the Newham Register Office.
Correcting a certificate
In some circumstances corrections to birth, death and marriage certificates can be made. Find out more about what can be corrected and how to make a change.