English translation: NATIONAL HEADQUARTERS/DIRECTOR'S OFFICE OF THE CIVIL REGISTRY
Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.
You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
Spanish term or phrase:
DIRECCION NACIONAL DE REGISTRO CIVIL
NATIONAL HEADQUARTERS/DIRECTOR'S OFFICE OF THE CIVIL REGISTRY
Explanation: In English speaking countries, state and national offices usually do not translate literally. Thus, "La Direccion Vehicular del Estado de Florida" translates into "Florida Vehicle Registry", etc. (In fact: DEPARTMENT OF
I was directed to look for the documents at The National Civil Registry.
eski Mexico Local time: 08:17 Specializes in field Native speaker of: English, Spanish PRO pts in category: 525
Explanation: You masy not want a "country specific" translation but in the UK and Republic of Ireland, this is what the "national HQ" of the Offices of the Registrars of births marriages and detahs are called. See the following two refs - first for UK second for Ireland:
General Register Office (GRO) - Official information on births, marriages and deaths
How to register a birth or death in England and Wales; how to go about ... provided or overseen by the General Register Office (GRO) which is part of the ... www.gro.gov.uk/gro/content - 13k - Cached
2.The General Register Office
The General Register Office (Oifig An Ard-Chláraitheora) is the central repository for records relating to Births, Deaths and Marriages in the Republic of Ireland www.groireland.ie - 13k - Cached
AllegroTrans United Kingdom Local time: 14:17 Specializes in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 224