Civil Status Registry – Press Release

Written by on April 17, 2020

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE – (Civil Status Registry)

 The general public and our valued customers are informed that opening hours at the Civil Status Registry will be between from Monday to Friday during the National scaled down of operations.  

As a result of this scaled down in operations, the Public is also informed that requests for same day emergency and/or expedited services will not be available, therefore a vital record would be issued within three – five days of application. 

As indicated in the Department’s previous Public Notice dated March 23,2020, all applications for registration of new death events and records are being conducted electronically. Applicants are therefore required to contact the Civil Status Registry for further information and/or death enquires at the email addresses and/or telephone numbers listed below until further notice: 

Anse La Raye 718-2899
Canaries 718-2899
Castries/Dennery/La Ressource 724-0108
Bexon 724-1311
Desruisseaux 724-1311
Gros Islet 724-1299
Micoud 724-1311
Babonneau 718-2899
Soufriere 718-2899
Laborie/Choiseul 724-1299
Vieux Fort 724-1299
Mon Repos 724-1311
Marchand 718-2899


Customers conducting business at the Civil Status offices MUST wear an appropriate facial covering or mask and maintain the established physical distancing protocol at all times, in accordance with the guidelines issued by the Department of Health and the relevant legislation relating to Covid-19.

The above measures are essential in order to safeguard the well-being of both employees and customers, thereby maintaining a safe environment for everyone during the Covid-19 pandemic.  

The Department of Justice looks forward to the public’s patience, understanding and cooperation, as it endeavors to provide service to all, during these unprecedented times.  

The main offices at the Civil Status Registry can also be contacted at the following numbers: 453-2485/468-7027/468-7017/468-7021/468-2544/468-7025 from 8.00 am-12.00 pm on Monday to Friday or via email at: or or

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