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Births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships

Births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships

Registration of birth, death, marriage and civic partnerships.


Please telephone to book an appointment to see a registrar on:

  • 0141 577 3004

The registration service for East Renfrewshire Council is based in two offices in Giffnock and Barrhead.

Who can register a birth, where to go to do this and what you will need to bring along. Please book an appointment.

How to register a death, where you can do this and what you need to bring. Please book an appointment.

How to apply for a copy registration certificate. Order online or book an appointment. Details on the cost of historical searches.

Who can register a stillbirth, where to go to do this and what you will need to bring along.

Bereavement advice organisations that can help you during this difficult time.

Cemetery locations, opening hours and who to contact for more information on burials.

Civil, religious or belief marriages: who can get married, what you have to do and how to obtain your certificate via the marriage notice and schedule.

A civil partnership may only be registered by a registrar or an assistant registrar who has been authorised by the Registrar General for Scotland for that purpose.

These are the fees for copies of full birth, marriage and death certificates.

Fees for civil and religious marriages, and civil partnerships including notices, certificates and ceremony fees.

A service to allow sharing of information between council departments and other organisations in the event of a birth or death.

Apply to receive your royal message of congratulations for your featured wedding anniversaries.

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