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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Dear Pat James, We confirmed in our response that we do not hold the information you requested therefore it is not possible to direct you to where/if...
Birth Certificate Mandatory?
Request to General Register Office by Ian-James: Kerr. Annotated by ForeignSitusBust on .

Long overdue.

The other key thing to add is that citing common law (the law of the land) is futile.. Why ? Because we are not in the jurisdiction of common law, we...
Certification classification
Response by General Register Office to s blavkwell on .

Successful.

Dear S Blackwell FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST Thank you for your below email. Section 8(1) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA) provides...
Purpose of the 'Short' birth certificate
Response by General Register Office to Mr D Hague on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Hague Thank you for your enquiry of 16 October concerning short birth certificates. We have treated your request as "official correspondence"...
What is the maximum penalty for not registering a birth?
Request to General Register Office by D Bukhari. Annotated by Scott on .

Partially successful.

I am wondering why it is that people are fined for non-registration of their child? Surely it is up to the parents if they wish their child to be a par...
Dear Robert Murray, Please find attached the response to your below information request. Yours sincerely, Her Majesty's Passport Office Parliamenta...
ERP Systems
Response by General Register Office to Richard Paramo on .

Successful.

    Dear Mr Paramo   Please find attached the Home Office response to your request for information, case 39542   I apologise for the delay...
Dear Mr Tsigarides   Thank you for your enquiry.   Please find attached a letter relating to your correspondence.   Regards   Customer Services...
Foreign Situs Trust Account
Response by General Register Office to George Tsigarides on .

Refused.

Dear Mr Tsigarides   Thank you for your enquiry.   Please find attached a letter relating to your correspondence.   Regards   Customer Services...
Dear Mr Tsigarides   Thank you for your enquiry.   Please find attached a letter relating to your correspondence.   Regards   Customer Services...
  Dear Mr Tsigarides   Thank you for your enquiry.   Please find attached a letter relating to your correspondence.     Regards   Customer Se...
Re: Presumption of Death Act
Response by General Register Office to Mr Rehman on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Rehman Thank you for your information request.  Please see the attached response. Yours Sincerely Her Majesty's Passport Office Parliame...
Dear George Tsigarides, I do not know why the email does not show it may be to do with the WDTK.com website settings. Anyway, I have provided the det...
is Graham Howard adopted to Howard family in oct. 1976
Response by General Register Office to Graham Howard on .

Awaiting classification.

  Hello Mr Howard   Thank you for your email of 16 April to Her Majesty’s Passport Office, which has been passed to me. Please note that we have ha...
List of churches in Greater Manchester March 2016
Response by General Register Office to Isobel Bloomfield on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Isobel Bloomfield,   Please find attached the response to your below information request.   Yours sincerely,   Her Majesty's Passport...
Forced child adoption in 1976
Response by General Register Office to sue lawson on .

Long overdue.

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 ne...
Cremations and Crematoria
Response by General Register Office to Justin Blair on .

Awaiting classification.

  Dear Mr Blair,     Please find attached the response to your information request.   Yours sincerely,   Her Majesty's Passport Office...
Adopted Adults Contact Register
Response by General Register Office to Chris Durow on .

Successful.

Dear Chris   Thank you for your enquiry which has been passed to me for advice.   The Adoption Contact Register was launched in May 1991, after the...
Civil partnership statistics
Response by General Register Office to T.L.Jones on .

Refused.

Dear T.L.Jones Thank you for your e-mail of 10 April.  Please see that attached response. <<35027 T L Jones.pdf>> Yours sincerely Her Majesty's...
Crown Birth Certificate – Infant Chattel
Response by General Register Office to D Speller on .

Long overdue.

Dear D Speller Thank you for your query. Please note we have taken this as "official correspondence" rather than under the provisions of the Freedom o...
Registering a birth at 24
Response by General Register Office to Sketsi Tribeka on .

Successful.

        General Register Office   PO Box 476   Southport   PR8 2WJ     [FOI #298050 email] T:      0300 123 1837 Text relay: 18001 0300 1...
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Dear Michael Thank you for your email of 14 December requesting information relating to the use of personal titles e.g. Mr, Mrs, Miss. Please note t...
Telephone numbers
Response by General Register Office to Nick Leaton on .

Refused.

Dear Mr Leaton,   Please find attached our report regarding your request for an Internal review of FOI 35749. Please accept our apologies for th...
Direct Telephone number for Lambeth Superintendent Registrar
Response by General Register Office to Nick Leaton on .

Awaiting internal review.

Dear Mr Leaton,   Thank you for your email.     Unfortunately your original request was not sent to us. However, we did manage to locate your...

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