Telephone system issue

We have problems with our telephone systems. While we resolve these issues please email the team you need to contact or call back later.
Many thanks for your patience.

Maintenance affecting online systems, forms, and payments

For urgent highways problems call 08000 514 514
We will be working on systems which may affect online forms and payments between 5pm on Saturday 6 March and 3pm Sunday 7 March 2021.
Forms may be visible, but data may not be submitted, and payments may not be processed so use the "online forms" links on this page with caution. The form may open but not take payments or your data may be lost.
Calls to the Library Helpline 01452 426973 number may also be disrupted. Books can be renewed via the Library App or online at www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/libraries/myaccount.

Gloucestershire Registration Service

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Forest of Dean (Cinderford)

Forest of Dean (Cinderford) is now closed

Location and contact details for the Forest of Dean (Cinderford) Register Office

About the Register Office

Please note this office is appointment based only.

The Forest of Dean Office is housed in the Belle Vue Centre which was built as an imposing private Victorian residence by a wealthy local mine owner in the late 1850s.

It has a car park adjacent and disabled access is at the side of the building. The main entrance is reached by a wide flight of stone steps, and a stone pathway leads to a secluded garden area, both are ideal for photographs.

The Oaks is attractively furnished and enjoys the benefit of a comfort cooling system. The room has a maximum occupancy of 48 (including the couple and the two Registrars) which means that you can invite up to 44 guests..* Please note due to Covid-19 the occupancy has been reduced. Please visit https://gloucestershireregistrationservice.co.uk/marriage-civil-partnership-advice-with-covid-19/ for up to date information *   Confetti (biodegradable) can be thrown outside the building.

Find out more

For details of our ceremony options and availability please contact our ceremonies team at ceremonies@gloucestershire.gov.uk or 01452 425060 (option 3).

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