Family History

The Registration Service has custody of registers that recorded births and deaths occurring in the Isles of Scilly since July 1837 when civil registration was first introduced.

The Service also holds registers for both civil marriages and the registers for marriages that have taken place in the islands' churches since 1837.

Copies of certificates may be applied for by calling the Register Office on 01720 424321 or by downloading and completing the appropriate certificate application form and returning it to:

The Superintendent Registrar, The Isles of Scilly Register Office, St Mary's, Isles of Scilly TR21 0JL