Births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships
Christmas opening times for 2015
Christmas Eve – 9am-2pm
Christmas Day / Boxing Day – CLOSED
Sunday 27 and Monday 28 December 2015 – CLOSED
Tuesday 29 – Thursday 31 December 2015 – 9am-5pm
Friday 1 January 2016 – CLOSED
From Monday 4 January 2016 we reopen with normal hours
Please note that Lewes and Crowborough offices are closed for lunch between 12.30 and 1.30pm
How to register your baby's birth. Remember that a new arrival must be registered within 42 days.
Useful information to help you organise your special day, from choosing a venue to registering your marriage.
How to organise a civil partnership for same sex couples. This is different to a Same Sex Marriage.
How to register buildings to hold civil marriage ceremonies.
What you need to do when someone dies.
How to get copies of birth, marriage or death certificates.
Applying to be a British citizen, and citizenship ceremonies.
How to apply to settle in the UK (Settlement Checking Service)
How to change your name so it is recognised officially.
We can also provide you with ceremonies to welcome your child into the family or renew your marriage vows.
Contact details, opening hours and directions for East Sussex Registration Offices and outstations.