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What will our ceremony cost?

Information about the cost of marriage and civil partnership ceremonies, registrars, certificates, and making alterations to your arrangements.

Where and when you choose to have your wedding or civil partnership will impact on the price you pay for the ceremony.

Ceremony payments can be taken by credit or debit card ONLY. Please note we do not take American Express.

Please note: Fees are subject to increase every April. You will be required to pay the fee applicable to the date of your ceremony.

Room fees

Room Enhanced ceremony (60 minutes) Standard ceremony (30 minutes)
Oak room (Town Hall) Thursday- £360
Friday – £450
Saturday - £540

Thursday: £180
Friday: £225
Saturday: £270

Fountain room (Town Hall)

Thursday - £280
Friday – £350
Saturday - £400

Thursday: £140
Friday: £175
Saturday: £200

Laurel room (Town Hall)

Not available

Thursday - £70
Friday – £80

Cherry room (Leicester Register Office)

Not available

Wednesday afternoon only - £46

 *Plus £11 per required marriage certificate.

Contact us

Email register.office@leicester.gov.uk to check room availability.

Renewal of vows

You can hold your renewal of vows ceremony in either the Oak or Fountain room at Town Hall - see fees above. Or you may wish to hold it at one of our approved venues.

Registrar fees

Attendance of registrar(s) at approved premises away from Town Hall Prices from 1 April 2023
Attendance of a registrar at a religious building to register a religious marriage £97
Attendance of two registration officers at a wedding or civil partnership at an approved venue (Wednesday and Thursday) £385
Attendance of two registration officers at a wedding or civil partnership at an approved venue (Friday and Saturday) £540
Attendance of two registration officers at a wedding or civil partnership at an approved venue on a Sunday/bank holiday £560

Each local authority sets the fees for approved venues. If you have chosen to be married outside of the city of Leicester, you should contact the register office where you have made your arrangements.

Fees for certificates

All marriage and civil partnership certificates cost £11 each. 

Changes and re-issues

Change or reissue type Price
There are various charges according to the nature of your change Starting from £25 - see terms and conditions below for further details

 

Terms and conditions