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Bude Registration Office


All offices are open by appointment only. 

To make an appointment please telephone the Registration Information Service on 0300 1234 181.

Our phone lines are open:

  • Mon, Tue, Thu and Fri from 9am to 6pm
  • Wednesday from 10am to 6pm

Opening hours

Appointments may be booked for the following times:

  • Monday, between 9.30am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 3.45pm
  • Friday, between 9.30am to 11.50am and 1.00pm to 1.45pm 
  • The registration office is closed on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

Ceremony room

Within our Bude ceremony room in Bude Visitors Centre you may invite up to 30 guests (depending on your ceremony choice), which must include your witnesses and any photographer or videographer.

Biodegradable confetti may be thrown once outside the building.

For more information on booking a ceremony please see our Weddings in Cornwall page.

Disabled Access

Disabled parking available using blue badge system, please see signs in The Crescent pay and display car park for details.


Please note - There is canal dredging works due to start in Bude from the 30th October 2023 until May 2024 but this could overrun.

The construction contractors are proposing to use the car park in front of the Registration Office to store plant machinery and spoil. Only part of the car park will be accessible.

There is parking at The Crescent pay and display car park, which operates between 9am and 6pm 7 days a week.

Alternative parking is available at:

The Warf: Wharf, Bude, EX23 8LG  (0.13 miles)

Summerleaze car park:  Summerleaze, Bude, EX23 8HJ  (0.26 miles),

The Post Office (short stay): Post Office, Bude, EX23 8HH (0.27 miles)

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