Registry General

Anything that you need to officially register with the Government of Bermuda is handled by the Registry General. 

What do they do?

The Registry General makes and keeps legal record of documents ranging from births to patens and trade marks. Specifically, any of the following must be registered with the Registry General:

  • births, deaths, and marriages (including civil and maritime marriages);
  • copyright, designs, patents, and trade marks;
  • chattel mortgages and deed polls
  • trade unions, charitable organisations, printed publications, and friendly societies;
  • professionals and professional organisations, including architects, marriage officers, professional engineers, and professional surveyors; and 
  • registering .bm domain names

The Registry General also grants intellectual property rights, such as trade and service marks, patents, and designs.

Read the Registry General’s Public Access to Information statement

Registry General, Annual Report for the Year Ended 31 December, 2015


How can I contact the Registry General with general inquiries?

Telephone: (441) 297-7739 

By mail or in person:
Government Administration Building, 1st floor
30 Parliament Street
Hamilton HM 12