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register office

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Brit a government office where civil marriages are performed and births, marriages, and deaths are recorded. Often called: registry office
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I haven't got anything of the kind belonging to me,' rejoined the cobbler, shaking his head; 'and if you want to meet with a good one, I'm afraid you'll find some difficulty in suiting yourself at this register office.
said Nicholas, 'I'll try that Register Office again.
Usually, you must register a birth with the Registrar of Births and Deaths at the register office in the district where the baby was born.
You can get a copy of a birth certificate in one of the following ways and a fee will be charged: | by post of personal visit to the register office where the birth took place; | online from the General Register Office; | by telephone from the General Register Office.
BIRMINGHAM has the biggest and busiest Register Office in the country, seeing over a quarter of a million customers every year.
While a standard, official birth certificate can be purchased from a local Register Office for as little as pounds 9, we're finding these internetbased agencies will charge a further pounds 74.
GUILDFORD, United Kingdom -- Captiva Software Corporation (NASDAQ:CPTV), a leading provider of input management solutions, announced today that the National Trade Register Office (NTRO) of Romania has selected InputAccel(R), Captiva's flagship document capture solution, to capture and process the more than 77 million pages of business registration and trade documents it receives and processes annually.
A REGISTER office is appealing to couples in the emergency services to consider a 999-themed wedding.

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