Registration services

Last updated 1.05pm Monday 30 March

What you need to do

Stay at home

  • Only go outside for food, health reasons or work (but only if you cannot work from home)
  • Stay two metres (6ft) away from other people
  • Wash your hands as soon as you get home

You can spread the virus even if you don’t have symptoms. There’s full guidance on staying at home and away from others, including the only reasons why you should leave your home, on the government website:

go to government guidance

All weddings, civil partnerships and citizenship ceremonies due to take place over the next three weeks are cancelled.

For the time being we will only be doing death registration appointments – all other appointments are cancelled.

If you need to register a death please call 01823 282 251 or email somersetregistrations@somerset.gov.uk. Our registration service is run by Somerset County Council.

Copy certificates

The Heritage Centre is currently closed. If you need a copy of a birth, death or marriage certificate please contact The General Register Office on 0300 123 1837