General Register Office

An executive agency

The GRO, since 2008, has been a part of Her Majesty's Passport Office. It's also known as the "National Register Office". The GRO oversees civil registration in England and Wales only.

Civil registration in Scotland handled by General Register Office for Scotland, and, in Northern Ireland, by the General Register Office for Northern Ireland (NISRA).

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Registers and specimen certificates
Response by General Register Office to L-M Nelson on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Ms Nelson   Thank you for your email of 14 June.   We have checked the position with GRO and I am able to provide an additional 31 certif...
Dear Ms Frances Further to your email below, please find attached our response to your information request. Yours sincerely Her Majesty’s Passport O...
Dear Dennis Rice, Thank you for contacting the Home Office with your request for an internal review. This has been assigned to a caseworker (case re...
Communications & Services
Response by General Register Office to Daniel Leonard on .

Successful.

Dear Daniel Leonard,   Please find attached response to your Freedom of Information request dated 20 January 2021.   Please note we are sendin...
Dear Sir / Madam,   Thank you for your email of 18 January 2021 regarding the layout of GRO's indexes.  Your request has been handled as official...
If your enquiry falls within the remit of a Freedom of Information request Her Majesty’s Passport Office will send you an acknowledgement within the...
Dear Mr Gilmour Please see the attached response. Yours sincerely Her Majesty's Passport Office -101600 5715 0 0 5 Freedom of Information Team Gl...
Definition of the word CHILD
Response by General Register Office to Melissa Shirley on .

Successful.

Dear Ms Shirley Further to our email below, please find attached our response to your information request. Yours sincerely Her Majesty’s Passport Of...
Why do I hold two birth certificates
Response by General Register Office to Jessica Anne Lane on .

Partially successful.

Dear Ms Lane   Thank you for your enquiry.   The General Register Office (GRO) holds a central copy of all birth, death and marriage registrations...
Dear Mr Shacklady Further to our email below, please find attached our response to your information request. Yours sincerely Her Majesty’s Passport...
Communications & Services
Response by General Register Office to Daniel Leonard on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Daniel Leonard,   Please find attached response to your Freedom of Information request dated 20 July 2020.   Please note we are sendin...
Birth Certificate Layout
Response by General Register Office to :Paul-brian. on .

Successful.

Dear Paul-brian Further to our email below, please find attached our response to your information request. Yours sincerely Her Majesty’s Passport Of...
GRO Certificates.
Response by General Register Office to DAVID HAWKER on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr Hawker Thank you for your email which you ask whether an application for a birth certificate can be made where the exact day of the month of t...
Buisness
Response by General Register Office to michael john on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr John Further to your email below, please find attached our response. Yours sincerely Her Majesty's Passport Office Freedom of Information T...
Registrars
Response by General Register Office to Dominik Schade on .

Partially successful.

The final of 24 attachments. M17 Solemnization Summary of Learning Points When you have read this Chapter you will have learnt the following: Paragrap...
De register from Birth Certificate
Request to General Register Office by Mr Young. Annotated by P Newton on .

Partially successful.

Gary of the Tetso family is of course correct. The original settlement of being birthed as opposed to born harks back to the tyrannous King Henry VIII...
Good afternoon, Thank you for your Freedom of Information (FOI) request which cannot be dealt with under the formal FOI process as it is a general e...
Expungement of civil registration.
Response by General Register Office to P Newton on .

Successful.

Dear P Newton     Thank you for your enquiry of 1 November 2019 concerning civil registration records.  We have treated your request as "officia...
Family records
Response by General Register Office to Helen bailey on .

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Dear Helen Bailey,   Thank you for your enquiry.   I have handled your request as official correspondence rather than under the provisions of the...
Security Trustee
Response by General Register Office to George Tsigarides on .

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Dear Mr Tsigarides Further to our email below, please find attached our response to your information request. Yours sincerely Her Majesty’s Passport...
According to S. 34 (5) there should be no changes to the substance of the birth certificate, i.e. your signature. Before the RON system, every copy...
Dear Mr Walters Further to our email below, please find attached our response to your information request. Yours sincerely Her Majesty’s Passport...
Here is the latest- https://www.coram.org.uk/news/house-lords-pass-motion-regretting-closure-adoption-register-england
Dear Mr Billings Further to our email below, please find attached our response to your information request. Yours sincerely Her Majesty’s Passport O...
Predatory marriages
Response by General Register Office to Christina Savage on .

Successful.

Dear Ms Savage Please see the attached response. Yours sincerely Her Majesty's Passport Office Freedom of Information Team Globe House 7th Floor 89...

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