Details of fees for registration services provided by York Register Office are listed on the following pages:

Any additional services where a fee is payable are listed below.

Service Fee Further information
Birth certificates issued at time of registering a birth £4.00 each See registering a birth.
Birth certificate for births which occurred in the last 2 months £7.00 each See Birth, death and marriage certificates.
Registrar conducting a naming ceremony at York Register Office £230.00 See naming ceremonies.
Registrar conducting a naming ceremony at an approved venue £255.00 See naming ceremonies.
Giving notice of marriage or civil partnership at York Register Office £35.00 per person (weekday appointments) See marriages or civil partnerships.
Giving notice of marriage or civil partnership at York Register Office £48.00 per person (weekend appointments) See marriages or civil partnerships.
Giving notice of marriage or civil partnership at York Register Office as your 'designated office' £47.00 per person See marriages or civil partnerships.
Renewing vows at the York Register Office £230.00 See renewing vows.
Renewing vows at an approved venue £255.00 See renewing vows.

Consideration by a Superintendent Registrar of a divorce or civil partnership dissolution which took place outside of the British Isles

£50.00 See marriages and civil partnerships.
Consideration by the Registrar General of a divorce or civil partnership dissolution which took place outside of the British Isles £75.00 See marriages and civil partnerships.
Forename added within 12 months of registering a birth £40.00 See registering a birth and re-registering a birth.
Consideration by a Registrar or Superintendent Registrar of a correction to a register £75.00 If you have discovered an error in a birth, death marriage or civil partnership record it may be possible to arrange for the entry to be corrected - contact York Register Office. Also see 'Certificates for births, deaths and marriages'.
Consideration by the Registrar General of a correction to a register £90.00 If you have discovered an error in a birth, death marriage or civil partnership record it may be possible to arrange for the entry to be corrected - contact York Register Office. Also see 'Certificates for births, deaths and marriages'.
Consideration by the Registrar General of reducing the 28 day waiting period £60.00 If you need the period between giving notice of marriage or civil partnership to be reduced.
Private citizenship ceremony £143.00 If you've received confirmation that your citizenship ceremony will take place in York, you may opt for a private ceremony.
Birth certificate folder £2.00 Funds raised from this fee are donated to the Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU) at York Teaching Hospital.

Other fees may apply in special circumstances.

All fees include VAT if applicable.

Ways to pay York Register Office

  • We prefer you to pay by credit or debit card, terms and conditions apply
  • If paying by cash bring the exact amount, as we cannot guarantee change will be available
  • We cannot accept personal cheques or American Express

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