National Records of Scotland

Preserving the past, Recording the present, Informing the future

ScotlandsPeople Centre

ScotlandsPeople Centre

The ScotlandsPeople Centre is the official government resource for family history research.We provide access to the Scottish birth, death, marriage and census records, Catholic parish registers, Coats of Arms, valuation rolls, wills and testaments and more. We are located in central Edinburgh with search rooms in historic General Register House and New Register House.

New Register House and General Register House from Princes Street, Edinburgh