Location: The office is set back from Broad Sanctuary at right angles to the West Door of Westminster Abbey, next to the main Abbey shop.

Nearest Underground stations: St James’s Park on the District & Circle Lines (use the Broadway exit) or Westminster on the District & Circle and Jubilee Lines.

The office is currently closed to visitors and all staff are working remotely. 
Post is being redirected but there will be delays in correspondence reaching us.
Email is the best way to contact us using

If you need to speak to someone our direct dial telephone numbers are:
Howard Dellar, Registrar: 020 7960 7181
Ian Blaney, Deputy Registrar: 020 7960 7131
Neil Turpin, Chief Clerk: 020 7960 7126
Patrick Roberts, Clerk: 020 7960 7130
Susan Black, Clerk: 020 7960 7152

The office is open for telephone calls and visitors in person between 10.00am and 4.00pm, Monday to Friday (except public holidays and one or two days over the Christmas period). You may wish to contact the Faculty Office or the reception desk at 1 The Sanctuary, to ascertain opening times, before you travel.

Telephone switchboard for 1 The Sanctuary: 020 7222 5381

Please ask for Extension 162 for calls about Special Licences and marriage law.
Please ask for Extension 168 for calls about Notaries.


Fax: 020 7222 7502

Document Exchange (DX) Number: DX 145940 Westminster 4

If you have a complaint or concern about the Faculty Office we would be pleased to hear from you. Please see our Complaints Policy.