A birth must be registered in the district in which it occurred. If the birth took place in another district we can still register it by declaration, you can make an appointment to do this at any of our ten registration offices.
Information about who can register the birth and where and when the birth should be registered.
Information about choice of surname, change of names, corrections to the register entry, re registering the birth and how to celebrate the birth.
Details about naming ceremonies, the cost, ceremony content and possible locations for a ceremony.