Contact the register offices

The Registration Service offices are closed to the general public. For more information about the services we provide and how to access them without attending our buildings, please visit the page relevant to your enquiry for further information. 


Wakefield

Wakefield Register Office

Wakefield Town Hall

Wood Street

Wakefield

WF1 2HQ

Phone: 0345 4 852 888Email: wakefieldregistrars@wakefield.gov.uk

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​Pontefract

Pontefract Registration Office

Town Hall

Pontefract

WF8 1PG

Phone: 0345 4 852 888Email: wakefieldregistrars@wakefield.gov.uk

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Opening times

  • Monday - Friday 9am - 4.30pm
  • Saturday 9am - 12.30pm

Ceremonies

Email: ceremonies@wakefield.gov.uk​ ​

Out of hours services

There are services available for urgent marriages and urgent burial arrangements outside of normal working hours.

Emergency out-of-hours service - A service is available for anyone who needs to make urgent burial arrangements or requires documentation to remove a body out of England. This service is available between 9am and 10am each Sunday and Bank Holiday and can be accessed by contacting our Contact Centre on 0345 8 506 506.