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Births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships are handled by Islington Council on behalf of the City of London. Certificates can be ordered from the General Register Office.

Birth and death certificates

​The Islington Registrar for births, deaths and marriages is located at:

Islington Town Hall
Upper Street London N1 2UD
T 020 7527 6350/6351
F 020 7527 6308

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 9am to 4.30pm.


Call 020 7527 6350 to make an appointment to register a birth or death.

Find out how to register a birth.

Find out how to register a death.

Find out more information on marriages and civil partnerships

Ordering certificates

Order certificates online from the General Register Office including birth, marriage, civil partnership, death, adoption and commemorative certificates.

Related information

City of London Cemetery and Crematorium

Marriages and civil partnerships

Marriages and civil partnerships are also provided by Islington Council and you can find out more about marriages and civil partnerships here.

Apply for a marriage and civil partnerships venues licence if you are the owner or proprietor of a premises and would like to register it as a venue for weddings and civil partnerships.

12 March 2012
Last Modified:
21 August 2014