Contact and opening hours for local Register Offices
Please note: Chester Register Office and Northwich Information Centre are open for appointments only, our other offices are closed. Please do not visit any of our offices unless you have made an appointment.
Book an appointment
Online appointment bookings
You can book an appointment online to register a birth or death.
Other ways to book an appointment
You can also make an appointment to register a birth, death, marriage or civil partnership by contacting the Chester Register Office.
Registrations of births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships are by appointment only.
Local offices and opening times
Chester register office
Evening and Saturday appointments for marriages and civil partnerships are also available on request.
Northwich information centre
Outstations (part time opening only)
We also have appointments available at the following outstations:
Ellesmere Port Library
To book an appointment at Frodsham Library please telephone 0300 123 7037.
Other register offices in England and Wales
If you live outside of Cheshire West you should contact your local register office. You can find your local register office on the Gov.UK website.