Greenwich

Register office charges

The following table show the current charges for various register office services. The services can be paid by cash, card or cheque.

Births

Service Charge
One short birth certificate issued at the time of registration Free
A standard birth certificate issued at the time of registration £4
An additional birth certificate issued at the time of registration £4 per certificate
A copy of a short or standard birth certificate issued after the time of  registration £10 (or £20 for express 24-hour service)

Apply for a copy of a birth certificate

Deaths

Service Charge
A standard death certificate issued at the time of registration £4
An additional standard death certificate issued at the time of registration £4 per certificate
A copy of a standard death certificate issued after the time of registration £10 (£20 for express 24-hour service)

Apply for a copy of a death certificate

Marriages

Notice of marriage

Service Charge
Entering a notice of marriage £35
Entering a notice of marriage if either partner is subject to immigration control £47
Attending a housebound person to give notice of marriage £47
Attending a detained person to give notice of marriage £68

Pre-registration activities

Service Charge
Registrar attending a rehearsal at an approved venue (other than Woolwich Town Hall) £147 per hour
Registrar conducting a pre-ceremony meeting at the Register Office £95 per hour

Ceremonies

Service Charge
Marriage conducted by a registrar in the Edwardian Room in the Town Hall Monday to Thursday: £154
Friday and Saturday: £214 (including one handwritten certificate)
Marriage conducted by registrar at an approved venue (other than Woolwich Town Hall) Monday to Thursday: £283.50
Friday and Saturday: £397.50
Sundays and bank holidays: £483.50 (including certificate)
Marriage conducted by a registrar at the Register Office, Woolwich Town Hall £50 (including one handwritten certificate)
Attending a marriage at a registered building £90 (including one handwritten certificate)
Attending a marriage at the residence of a housebound person £85 (including one handwritten certificate)
Attending a marriage at the residence of a detained person £92 (including one handwritten certificate)
Attending a marriage by Registrar General's licence (deathbed marriage) £15 (including one certificate)
Issuing an additional standard marriage certificate on the day £4
Issuing a copy of a standard marriage certificate after the day £10, or £20 for express 24-hour service

Certificates

Service Charge
Issuing an additional standard marriage certificate on the day £4
Issuing a copy of a standard marriage certificate after the day £10 (£20 for express 24-hour service)

Apply for a copy of a marriage certificate

Civil partnerships

Notice of civil partnership

Service Charge
Entering a notice of civil partnership £35
Entering a notice of civil partnership if either partner is subject to immigration control £47
Attending a housebound person to give notice of civil partnership £47
Attending a detained person to give notice of civil partnership £68
Certificate of no impediment (needed for some overseas civil partnerships) £35

Pre-registration activities

Service Charge
Registrar attending a rehearsal at an approved venue (other than Woolwich Town Hall) £147 per hour
Registrar conducting a pre-registration meeting at the Register Office, Woolwich Town Hall £95 per hour

Ceremonies

Service Charge
Civil partnership conducted by a registrar in the Edwardian Room in the Town Hall Monday to Thursday: £154
Friday and Saturday: £214 (including one handwritten certificate)
Civil partnership conducted by registrar at an approved venue (other than Woolwich Town Hall) Monday to Thursday: £283.50
Friday and Saturday: £395
Sundays and bank holidays: £483.50 (including certificate)
Civil partnership conducted by a registrar at the Register Office, Woolwich Town Hall £50 (including one certificate)
Attending a civil partnership by Registrar General's licence (deathbed civil partnership) £15
Attending a civil partnership at the residence of a housebound person £85 (including one certificate)
Attending a civil partnership at the residence of a detained person £92 (including one certificate)
Issuing an additional civil partnership certificate on the day £4 per certificate
Issuing a copy of a civil partnership certificate after the day £10 (£20 for express 24-hour service)

Certificates

Service Charge
An additional civil partnership certificate issued on the day £4 per certificate
A copy of a civil partnership certificate issued after the day £10 (£20 for express 24-hour service)

Apply for a copy of a civil partnership certificate

Naming and renewal of vows ceremonies

Service Charge
At an approved venue Monday to Thursday: £200
Friday and Saturday: £395
Sunday: £483.50 (including certificate)
At the Register Office, Woolwich Town Hall Weekdays: £133
Saturdays: £163.50 (including certificate)

Citizenship ceremonies

Service Charge
Private ceremony £105 per person

For further information about fees and charges, please contact the register office.

Contact the Register Office

Births, Deaths and Marriages,
Woolwich Town Hall,
Wellington Street,
Woolwich SE18 6PW.

Opening Times: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

020 8921 5015