Belfast City Hall
Belfast City Hall is Belfast City Council's civic building. It is in Donegall Square, in the heart of Belfast city centre. It first opened its doors on 1 August 1906.
Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), there are no public tours or functions in City Hall. The exhibition is closed.
The Registration Office is operating an appointment only service. Find out about registering births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships.
The Bobbin Coffee Shop is closed. Our Changing Places facility is open Monday to Friday from 9am until 5pm.
City Hall grounds
The grounds of City Hall are closed until 18 January 2021. Access to City Hall for Birth, Death, Marriages and Civil Partnership Office is by the rear entrance on Donegall Square South.
Access to the Garden of Remembrance will still be available.
|City Hall grounds
||Winter (1 October - 31 May)
The grounds are closed from 18 November 2020 until 18 January 2021
|7am - 7pm
|Summer (1 May - 30 September)
||7am - 9pm
||Monday to Thursday
||9.30am - 4.15pm
||9.30am - 3.45pm
Belfast City Hall is in Donegall Square.
Belfast City Hall
Translink operate regular train services to and from Belfast City Centre. For up-to-date information on timetables please visit www.translink.co.uk. Lanyon Place Station and Great Victoria Street Station are both within walking distance to City Hall.
Translink operate transport services to Belfast City Centre. For up-to-date information on timetables please visit www.translink.co.uk
George Best Belfast City Airport is a 10 - 15 minute drive to City Hall, with regular bus links and taxi or car hire available at the airport. For full details visit www.belfastcityairport.com.
Belfast International Airport is a 20-30 minute drive to City Hall with regular bus links and taxi or car hire available at the airport. For full details visit www.belfastairport.com.
Changing Places facility
City Hall has a Changing Places facility. The facility is available to the public. It's open from 9am until 5pm, Monday to Friday. For access, you should ask security staff at the back gate of City Hall.
Equipment in the Changing Places facility:
- height-adjustable adult sized changing bench
- centrally placed toilet with space either side
- accessible shower
- non-slip floor
- privacy screen
City Hall bye-laws