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Register a birth

Your baby’s birth must be registered within 42 days. Find out how to register a birth in Leicestershire.

Registering a birth

All births in England, Wales and Northern Ireland must be registered within 42 days of the child being born.

It costs £4 to issue a birth certificate at registration, or £7 if issued after.

You can register a birth that took place in the areas covered by the county council by booking an appointment at any of our registration offices.

To book an appointment use our online booking form.

 

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