Suspension of birth notification information for patients
Following the announcement of a nationwide lockdown, the Registry Offices in Camden, Islington, Haringey, Enfield and Barnet have suspended Birth registrations. The 42-day deadline for registration no longer applies. Registrations will start again once the pandemic is over.
To make a claim for Child Benefit or Universal Credit before the birth is registered go online to
There is also information on councils’ websites:
- Islington - https://www.islington.gov.uk/contact-us/changes-to-services
- Camden - https://www.camden.gov.uk/register-birth
- Enfield - https://book.enfield.gov.uk/Registrars.Live/BirthBookingProcess
- Barnet - https://new.enfield.gov.uk/services/births-deaths-and-marriages/births/