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Marriages Act 2019 Form

Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration etc.) Act 2019 – Deposit of closed Marriage Registers with Suffolk Archive Service

Clergy, ministers, church/chapel officers etc should use this form when delivering completed marriage registers or ones that have been closed under the above new legislation to the Register Offices in either Bury St Edmunds or Ipswich for onward transfer to Suffolk Archive Service during May-June 2021.

One copy of the form should be completed and inserted in the front of each register destined for deposit with Suffolk Archives service before being taken to a pre-booked appointment at

  • Bury Register Office, 7 Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 1UZ


  • Ipswich Register Office, St Peter House, 16 Grimwade Street, Ipswich, IP4 1LP