Shropshire Council

Registration and Celebratory Services news

Office opening times changed

02 May 2023

Market Drayton and Whitchurch have changed their opening hours.

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Registration service appointments

20 February 2023

Appointments are no longer available in Bishops Castle, Church Stretton and Wem.

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Lessons learnt from the pandemic

30 January 2023

Read the report

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Shropshire Registration Service closure dates 2022 / 2023

14 December 2022

Dates of closure for the coming year.

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24 August 2021

Bank holiday closure.

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Changes implemented to the Government IT system causing appointment delays

08 July 2021

in some cases we may be unable to issue a certificate at the time of registration.

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Changes to the way marriages are registered from 4 May 2021

27 April 2021

The paper marriage registers will be closed and replaced on this date by a national electronic marriage register.

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Changes to our registration services during lockdown - 5 Jan

05 January 2021

Find out the latest information about our services

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How Tier 3 restrictions affect our services

30 December 2020

Shropshire will be in tier 3 from 31 December. Find out how this affects weddings, civil partnerships, religious services and funerals.

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Changes to our registration services during lockdown

04 November 2020

Find out the changes affecting our service during the latest lockdown in November 2020

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