Fees we charge you

Fee to give notice

The fee to give notice is £90 (£45 for each partner). This fee is not refundable. You'll have to pay additional charges, depending on the type and location of your service.

Marriage certificate fee

You can order extra copies of the marriage certificate (marriage extract) at the registration or after.

Religious or other belief system marriage fees

Religious marriage fee Price
Giving notice £90 (£45 for each partner)
Marriage certificate (marriage extract)          £10
Total £100

The church or venue may charge you additional fees that you will pay to them.

Civil marriage and civil partnership fees

If your ceremony is in an authorised venue, they will charge you additional fees.

Standard fees

Civil ceremony fee Price
Giving notice £90 (£45 for each partner)
Marriage certificate (marriage extract)          £10
Civil marriage registration £55
Registrar attendance £245
Total £400

Additional fees for optional services

Additonal fees for optional services Price
Saturday, Sunday or public holiday ceremony £196
Registration office ceremony for 8 to 50 people £115
Advance booking of a registrar for a date over 3 months away (maximum 1 year) £110
Sending your documents to you £10

How to pay

After we've checked all your paperwork and completed your application we'll email you with a reference number and instructions on how to pay your fee. You can pay online or by cheque.