What will our ceremony cost?

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

Further information

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

The current charges are as follows:

Town Hall

Room Day(s) Cost

Oak room

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

£130

£145

£160

Fountain room

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

£90

£100

£110

Register office - (Laurel room)

Wednesday and Thursday only

£46*

 * plus £4 per required marriage certificate, which is paid on the day of the ceremony.

 

Attendance of registrar(s) at approved premises away from Town Hall Price
Attendance of a registrar at a religious building to register a religious marriage £90
Attendance of two registration officers at a wedding or civil partnership at an approved venue (Monday to Friday) £290
Attendance of two registration officers at a wedding or civil partnership at an approved venue on a Saturday £425
Attendance of two registration officers at a wedding or civil partnership at an approved venue on a Sunday/bank holiday £490

Aside from the Town Hall fees, all of the above include the issue of one marriage or civil partnership certificate.

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 extra certificates

  Price
Certificate requested and paid for at the time of the marriage registration £4 each
Certificate requested after the registration £7 each
Certificate requested from a completed and archived marriage register £10 each

Changes and re-issues

  Price
To change the date and time of a ceremony taking place in the city of Leicester £20
To re-issue a brochure, confirmation and permit if the original has been lost £5
To re-issue a duplicate permit if the original has been lost £1

Contact us

Write to us: The City of Leicester Register Office, Town Hall, Town Hall Square, Leicester, LE1 9BG
Ring us on: 0116 454 1000
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