Office closure and notice of marriage appointments

Office closure

All our registration offices will be closed on Wednesday 22 September 2021 to comply with instructions issued from the General Register Office. The offices will re-open from Thursday 23 September.

Notice of marriage appointments

Due to the very high customer demand for Notice of Marriage appointments we have temporarily suspended our online booking function. If your ceremony date is within the next 3 months please contact the Registration Service directly ensuring you use the contact details below:

  • If you live in Northampton, Daventry and Towcester please contact West Northamptonshire Council [email protected]


The Council is responsible for seven cemeteries in the Northampton area, which are maintained by idverde UK on our behalf:

  • Kingsthorpe
  • Dallington
  • Duston
  • Towcester Road
  • Great Houghton
  • Weston Favell
  • Billing Road
Why information is on a different website
We are in the process of adding information to this new unitary council website. Some pages will give you a link back to a previous council website to help you find what you need. Read more about the changes.