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).

301 requests

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Subject Access Request
Response by General Register Office to Nige Coleman on .

Information not held.

Dear Nige Thank you for your enquiry. Section 30 of the Births and Deaths Registration Act 1953 requires that an index be kept of all certified co...
Birth Certificate
Response by General Register Office to A. Clerk (Account suspended) on .

Information not held.

Dear A. Clerk, Thank you for your email. Just to be clear your original enquiry and this request have been handled as official correspondence rather...
Useful information for prospective registrars
Follow up sent to General Register Office by Shane Finan on .

Successful.

Thank you for your detailed response. Yours sincerely, Shane Finan
Registration of Births
Response by General Register Office to David Paul Jenkins on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Jenkins Thank you for your information request.  Please see the attached reply. Yours sincerely Her Majesty's Passport Office Parliament...
Dear Mr Rashleigh- Berry   Thank you for your information request. Please see the attached reply.   Yours sincerely   Her Majesty's Passport Offi...
Requesting original copy of my birth certificate.
Response by General Register Office to Michael J Gunter on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Gunter, The actual birth register is held permanently in the register office where the birth registration took place, but a certified copy ( a...
Dear Vishal, In response to your email enquiry below, I can confirm that the Moroccan Embassy is not currently, nor ever has been, registered by the G...
Removal from The Open Register
Response by General Register Office to Julie Beard on .

Successful.

Dear Julie Beard Further to my response of 21 July, I have also tracked down this information on the Electoral Register on the gov.uk website which...
Removal from the Open Electoral Register
Response by General Register Office to Obumneke Eunice Mokeme on .

Partially successful.

Dear Obumneke Eunice Mokeme, Further to my response of 21 July, I have also tracked down this information on the Electoral Register on the gov.uk we...
Dear Peter Brewster, I am sorry if our earlier correspondence has not addressed all the points in your original enquiry. I hope I can clarify the po...
Same sex marriage
Response by General Register Office to Fred Bocks on .

Long overdue.

Dear Mr Bocks   Thank you for your e-mail of  2 June , in which you ask for  information on same sex marriages .  Your request is being handled as a...
Sex Field in Birth Registrations
Follow up sent to General Register Office by A. Hill on .

Successful.

Thank you for your response! Yours sincerely, A. Hill
Birth certificate information
Request to General Register Office by jamie hawes. Annotated by nethy on .

Partially successful.

I feel sorry for Selwyn Hughes, all these FOI requests and people going into his office trying to get an appointment to clarify what this birth certifi...
Dear Ms Burkimsher Sadler Please see the attached reply to you information request. Yours sincerely Her Majesty's Passport Office  Parliamentary...
Dear Mr Wright,   Please see the attached response to your request for an internal review.   Kind regards,   A Anokwuru   Communic...
Clarification on Birth registration needed.
Response by General Register Office to A Bower on .

Awaiting internal review.

Dear A Bower, You have sent us three emails as a follow-up to your enquiry (all on 29 December), and I will try to cover all of them in this response....
GQ Birth certificate GQ
Response by General Register Office to danny on .

Partially successful.

Dear Danny, Thank you for your request concerning birth certificates. I am handling this as official correspondence rather than under the provisions...
Birth Certificate
Response by General Register Office to gavin dalton on .

Partially successful.

Dear Gavin Dalton, Thank you for your email of 9 December. I have not answered this under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act, but as o...
The GRO Marriage Handbook
Response by General Register Office to Richard Green on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Green, Thank you for your email of 15 June. Please find a response attached. <<27867 R Green response.pdf>> <<M17.pdf>> Yours sincerely,...
Digitisation and Indexing (D&I) Project
Response by General Register Office to Jack Knight on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Knight, Thank you for your email of 24 October. Please find a response attached. <<29569 J Knight response.pdf>> Yours sincerely, Freed...
Miss Kalale, Please find attached a response to your freedom of information request from Her Majesty's Passport Office. <<Miss Kalale.pdf>> <<FOI...
GQ freedomofinformation GQ
Request sent to General Register Office by danny on .

Partially successful.

I would like to know if at any time during a live births life span ie; while the person is still alive is a bond ,gilt or any form of value register...
UK Statutory Instrument 1968 No. 1242
Response by General Register Office to jon on .

Successful.

Dear Jon, Thank you for your email of 19 May requesting an unabridged version of the UK Statutory Instrument 1968 No. 1242. We have not treated your...
Legal Fiction
Response by General Register Office to michael on .

Long overdue.

Dear Michael, Thank you for your email of 2 April. We have treated this as official correspondence rather than under the terms of the Freedom of Inf...
Thank you very much for your complete response. Yours sincerely, A. Hill

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