Contact the register offices

Staff training Wednesday 13 December

Please note we are closed for staff training on Wednesday 13 December – The Wakefield office is closed 11am – 2pm  and the Pontefract office is closed 10:20am – 2:30pm. We apologise for any inconvenience.


Phone lines

Our telephone lines are extremely busy.  If you are unable to speak to a member of the team please leave a message and we will ring you back as soon as possible.


Wakefield​

Wakefield Register Office
Wakefield Town Hall
Wood Street
Wakefield
WF1 2HQ

Phone: 01924 302185
Email: wakefieldregistrars@wakefield.gov.uk

See this location on a Google Map

​Pontefract

Pontefract Registration Office
Town Hall
Pontefract
WF8 1PG

Phone: 01977 722670
Email: wakefieldregistrars@wakefield.gov.uk

See this location on a Google Map

Opening times

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

Christmas and New Year opening times

Ceremonies

Email: ceremonies@wakefield.gov.uk​ ​

Citizenship

Email: citizenship@wakefield.gov.uk

Out of hours services

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