A birth must be registered in the registration district where the baby was born. If your baby was born in Russells Hall Hospital, this can be at Dudley Council Plus, Dudley Register Office or Stourbridge Registration Office. Please call 0300 555 2345 to arrange an appointment.
You can choose to use our new tell us once service when registering the birth.
To re-register your child's birth following marriage or to add the naturals father's details to the birth please visit www.gov.uk/adding-fathers-name-birth-certificate where you can download an application form.
A death must be registered in the registration district in which it took place.
If the death occurred within the Dudley Borough, this can be at Dudley Council Plus, Dudley Register Office or Stourbridge Registration Office. Please call 0300 555 2345 to arrange an appointment.
You can choose to use our new tell us once service when registering the death.
Couples wishing to marry or register a civil partnership in the Dudley borough can choose to hold a ceremony at Priory Hall. Located in Priory Park, the venue offers fantastic photograph opportunities. We are now taking booking for the Wollescote Suite in our exciting new venue, the Thomas Robinson Building (formerly Lye and Wollescote Chapels).
The fastest way to obtain copy certificates is to apply and pay online.
If you prefer you can download certificate application forms and apply by post enclosing a cheque or postal order payable to Dudley MBC.
Change of Name Deeds
A deed poll service is available at Dudley Register Office for anyone wishing to change their name.
Search for Birth, Marriage or Death records held in the Dudley Metropolitan Borough from 1837 up to 2006 inclusive.
A person can apply to the Home Office to become a British Citizen if they have resided in the UK for 5 years or if they have resided in the UK for 3 years and are married to a British Citizen.
Dudley council provides a nationality checking service and a settlement checking service. A European Passport Return Service (EPRS) is now available Tuesdays and Fridays only at Priory Hall.
Don't miss our annual open day giving couples looking to tie the knot an opportunity to look around the hall and grounds. The event is attended by various wedding related service providers and all visitors can enter their names in a free draw to win a Priory Suite or Wollescote Suite wedding! Our next Thomas Robinson Building open day is on 8 October 2016 and the Priory Hall open day is 18th March 2017.
Feedback to Registration Services
Please use this form as an initial contact with Citizenship, Registration and Coroner Services.
- Any questions, comments, suggestions or problems will be forwarded to the relevant person.
- This form can also be used if you wish to tell us what you think about the website, an employee or a service.
- All responses will be treated in the strictest of confidence.