Contact the register offices

Pontefract Registration Office is closed until further notice

All appointments will take place at Wakefield Register Office, Town Hall, Wood Street, Wakefield, WF1 2HQ. If you have an appointment already scheduled at Pontefract we will be contacting you to reschedule.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Wakefield

Wakefield Register OfficeWakefield Town HallWood StreetWakefieldWF1 2HQ

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

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​Pontefract

Pontefract Registration OfficeTown HallPontefractWF8 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.