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Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

Due to the current coronavirus crisis, registrations of births or deaths in Bolton will no longer take place in person.


If you need to register a death, please call 01204 331185 to book a telephone appointment.  You can no longer book an appointment online.  Please do not visit the town hall in person until further notice.


The document to allow the funeral to proceed once issued, will now be sent electronically to funeral directors. Copies of death certificates can be ordered at a cost of £11 each at the time of your telephone appointment.


Our news article has further information

Alternatively, you can call 01204 331185.

Deaths are registered at the Register Office in Bolton Town Hall.

Opening times are 8.30am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday and Saturdays from  9.00am to 1.00pm.