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Ceremony fees

The fees and charges for services from Gloucestershire Registration Services are reviewed yearly and may be subject to change. 

Booking Fee: A non-refundable booking fee of £45 must be paid to secure a booking (please note this booking fee cannot be paid by cheque). 

Payment of balance of fees: The balance must be paid 2 months before the date of your ceremony. In the case of bookings made within 2 months of the proposed date full payment will be required at the time of booking.

Amendment fee:  Please note that a fee of £35 will be charged for any changes to the date, time or venue of your ceremony or £55 if the amendment is made within 2 weeks or less of the ceremony date. Please note that if you change your venue you will also need to give notice again at the cost of £35 per person.  We are unable to postpone a ceremony and you will either need to cancel or make an amendment to the booking. 

Cancellation: All cancellations must be confirmed in writing. Please read our terms & conditions.

You may wish to consider taking out an appropriate insurance policy in case your ceremony has to be cancelled or postponed due to unforeseen circumstances.

 

Fees & Charges

 

Wedding or civil partnership (Ceremonies between 1st April 2019 - 31st March 2020)

 

Service Fees When Offered Description
Non - refundable Booking Fee £45.00   Payable on all ceremonies and is in addition to the ceremony fees as listed below
Notice of Marriage or Civil Partnership £35.00   Per person - £70 per couple
Amendment Fee £35.00   Change to date/time or venue of ceremony.  Not applicable to amendments to Civil Partnership Conversion where no ceremony is involved
Late Amendment Fee £55.00   Change to date/time or venue of ceremony made 2 weeks or less before the ceremony
Marriage or Civil Partnership at a Registration Office £57.00 Please contact the office on 01452 425060 (Option 3) Standard Ceremony. Small statutory ceremony for couple plus 2 witnesses ONLY. 1 Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate included in price
Marriage or Civil Partnership at a Registration Office - the George Room (Cheltenham) £204.00 Monday to Thursday Enhanced ceremony. 1 Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate included in price

Marriage or Civil Partnership at a Registration Office - the George Room (Cheltenham) or Shire Hall (Gloucester)

 

Marriage or Civil Partnership at a Registration Office - the George Room (Cheltenham) or Shire Hall (Gloucester)

 

£245.00

 

 

 

 

£255.00

 

Friday

 

 

 

 

Saturday

Enhanced ceremony. 1 Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate included in price

 

 

 

Enhanced ceremony. 1 Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate included in price

 

Marriage or Civil Partnership at a Registration Office - the George Room (Cheltenham) or Shire Hall (Gloucester) £275.00 Sunday and Bank Holiday Enhanced ceremony. 1 Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate included in price
Marriage or Civil Partnership at a Registration Office - the Old Victorian School (Stroud) or The Oaks (Cinderford) £235.00 Monday to Thursday Enhanced ceremony. 1 Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate included in price

Marriage or Civil Partnership at a Registration Office - the Old Victorian School (Stroud) or The Oaks (Cinderford)

 

Marriage or Civil Partnership at a Registration Office - the Old Victorian School (Stroud) or The Oaks (Cinderford)

£265.00

 

 

 

 

£275.00

 

Friday

 

 

 

 

Saturday

Enhanced ceremony. 1 Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate included in price

 

 

 

Enhanced ceremony. 1 Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate included in price

 

Marriage or Civil Partnership at a Registration Office - the Old Victorian School (Stroud) or The Oaks (Cinderford) £296.00 Sunday and Bank Holiday Enhanced ceremony. 1 Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate included in price
Marriage or Civil Partnership at an Approved Venue £428.00 Monday to Thursday 1 Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate included in price

Marriage or Civil Partnership at an Approved Venue

 

Marriage or Civil Partnership at an Approved Venue

£480.00

 

 

£500.00

Friday

 

 

Saturday

1 Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate included in price

 

1 Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate included in price

Marriage or Civil Partnership at an Approved Venue £556.00 Sunday and Bank Holiday 1 Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate included in price
Civil Partnership Conversion £56.00 Monday to Friday For couple only - no ceremony involved. 1 ceremony certificate included in price

 

Certificate Fees
Additional Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate £11.00
Commemorative Marriage or Civil Partnership certificate £10.00
Commemorative Renewal of Vows or Naming Ceremony certificate £10.00

Renewal of vows

The charges below are for the registration officer to attend your ceremony.

  Monday-Thursday Friday & Saturday Sunday
Non-refundable Booking Fee £45.00   Payable on ALL ceremonies
Registration Office £204.00 £245.00 £306.00
Approved Venue £235.00 £265.00 £316.00

Naming ceremony

The charges below are for the registration officer to attend your ceremony.

  Monday-Thursday Friday & Saturday Sunday
Non-refundable Booking Fee £45.00   Payable on ALL ceremonies
Registration Office £204.00 £245.00 £306.00
Approved Venue £235.00 £265.00 £316.00


Next step

For more information or to arrange a ceremony please contact our team at ceremonies@gloucestershire.gov.uk or 01452 425060 (option 3).

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