Aberdeen City Council Registration Office for Births, Deaths, Marriages and Civil Partnerships

 Business Hub 3, Ground Floor South, Marischal College, Broad Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1AB

(01224) 522616 searchroom@aberdeencity.gov.uk

Registrar’s Website

Wednesday and Thursday, 9.30am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 4.30pm

The Aberdeen City Registrars Office at Marischal College, Broad Street, offers family history searches from Tuesday to Thursday. The cost is £20 per hour for a Computer Search, this, with help from the Search Supervisor gives the user access to the whole of Scotland’s birth, death and marriage records from 1855 to the present.

Access to the paper Registers, where notes can be taken in pencil is also available at a charge of £20 per hour (please call the office for more information about using the paper registers).

The service provides:

  • Access to birth, death and marriage registers for Aberdeen City, Aberdeenshire and Kincardineshire
  • Computerised access to all registration documents for the whole of Scotland from 1855 to the present day
  • Computerised access to the Old Parish Registers for the whole of Scotland from 1553 to 1854
  • Computerised access to Scottish census records from 1841 to 1911.

Searches can also be requested by post or email.  An hour’s search on the computer will be carried out at a cost of £20.00, and digital images will be sent.