Contact us

If you have a general enquiry for the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA), you can contact:

Colby House
Stranmillis Court

Telephone: +44 (0)300 200 7836


The General Register Office for Northern Ireland (GRONI) public search room has reopened and will be open for appointments only from 9.30am to 12.30pm and 1pm to 4pm. Appointments must be booked in advance and access will be limited to one person per booking and limited to a maximum of three visits per week per person/company. No visitors will be allowed to enter the building without an appointment. The public counter remains closed until further notice. You can apply for life event certificates on 0300 200 7890 or order life event certificates online.

Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 9.30 am to 4.00 pm (excluding public, bank and all Northern Ireland government holidays).

Media Queries

Members of the media with queries relating to NISRA Statistics can contact the Department of Finance Press Office.

General Register Office for Northern Ireland

Queries relating to the registration of births, deaths, marriages, civil partnerships and adoptions or the production of birth, deaths, marriage, civil partnership and adoption certificates should be directed to the General Register Office for Northern Ireland.

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Map location

Location of NISRA Head Office (Castle Street Belfast)