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Marriage and civil partnership

Our staff at the Register Office can guide you through the legal formalities of getting married or forming a civil partnership.


Here are the main fees relating to marriage and civil partnership.

Giving notice to marry or form a civil partnership

If you wish to get married or form a civil partnership in a religious or civil ceremony, you will need to give notice at the Register Office.

Same-sex marriages

Find out how much it costs and what you have to do.

Opposite sex civil partnerships

Find out about plans to introduce civil partnerships for opposite sex couples.

Book your ceremony

This page gives details of venues in the borough licensed for non-religious weddings and civil partnerships.

Religious ceremony weddings

To book a marriage at a place of worship, first contact us.