Manchester City Council

Births, marriages, deaths & nationality Manchester Registration Service - contact and location details

Opening hours

Our usual opening hours are:

Monday to Friday 9am to 4.30 pm (Registration of Births, Deaths or Marriage / Civil Partnership is by appointment only)

We are closed from 2.30 pm on the afternoon of the first Tuesday of every month.

On Saturdays we are only open for:

- Pre-booked Marriage and Civil Partnership Notice appointments (9 am to 12 noon)
- Pre-booked ceremonies conducted in the Pankhurst Suite (9 am to 3 pm)
- Urgent burials required within 24 hours

On Sundays and Bank Holidays the Register Office is usually closed - except for urgent burials required within 24 hours.

Special arrangements / dates

From time to time the Register Office is open for special events, outside of our usual opening hours. For example we may be open for civil ceremonies on a Sunday, if Valentine's day falls on a Sunday (as it did in 2016.)



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