By law you must register a birth within 42 days.
If you are registering a birth which occurred outside Kirklees we send the details to the district where it occurred. They are responsible for issuing a birth certificate.
There is no cost to register a birth
Book an appointment to register a birth
Fill in our online form
Clock Completing this form takes around 15 minutes.Book appointment
After you've booked
You will have a date, time and location to attend to register the birth.