Register a stillbirth

​Changes in service due to Coronavirus

Our services, including births, deaths, weddings and civil partnerships are affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

Please check the latest information:

See current changes to the Registration Service

A stillbirth should normally be registered within 42 calendar days. You can name the baby in the register.

You will need to make an appointment to register a stillbirth. To do this please contact us via email or telephone:


Telephone: 0300 126 1000 (9:00am to 5:00pm)

The appointment will take approximately 1 hour.

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