Register Office

Firebreak Lockdown

The Register Office will continue to register deaths by telephone and attend ceremonies at the Register Office for Marriage and Civil Partnership - non urgent appointments for Birth registration and attesting notices of marriage will be deferred until 9th November 2020. For all enquiries please contact us in the usual way at registrars@npt.gov.uk or call 01639 760020/21/22.

Deaths

Registrars will continue to register deaths by telephone. Appointments to register can be booked by calling 01639 760020/ 21/ 22
Funeral paperwork will be emailed directly to the relevant agencies. Certificates will be sent by post. 

Births

Birth registration appointments are available to parent(s) of babies born in Neath Port Talbot district. Scheduled appointments are arranged after details for the registration have been gathered via a telephone call with the registrar.

We ask all new parents to provide us with mother’s name, child’s date of birth and contact telephone number to registrars@npt.gov.uk or contact 01639 760020/ 21/ 22

Notices for Marriage/Civil Partnership

A limited service is currently available, appointments will only be available for ceremonies scheduled more than three months ahead.

We ask all couples who need to give notice to email us the date of ceremony, venue, names and contact telephone number or contact 01639 760020/ 21/ 22 should email not be possible.

We will contact coupled directly to book an appointment to attend.

Ceremonies for Marriage/Civil Partnership

The Welsh Government has updated its guidance for the solemnization of marriages in a place of worship registered for marriage and civil partnership formations where the place of worship is also an approved premise, subject to physical distancing requirements being in place.  

Copy Certificates

For Births, Deaths, Marriage, Civil Partnerships that occurred within Neath Port Talbot district, you should apply online or contact the Register Office by telephone on 01639 760020 /21/ 22.

There is no facility for applications to be collected in person and all applications will be posted dependent on the application fee paid.

Access to the Register Office at this time is strictly by appointment only

Where is the register office?

The Register Office is located at:

To register a birth, death, marriage or civil partnership you will need to make an appointment

Office Opening Hours

Currently access to Register Office is by appointment only

Marriages are conducted in the Register Office:
6 days a week (Monday to Saturday)

Marriages are conducted in the approved premises:
7 days a week (including bank holidays)                                                                         

Historical Records

A Historical Records Service is available for the issue of Family History Certificates. Our records date from 1837 to present.

Historical Records Service is also available from the West Glamorgan Archive Service

Other resources:-