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

Registrars 

Copy certificates

Fees & Charges from 1 October 2020

Copy cert standard 5 day service

(postage time in addition to 5 day service)

£11.00

Copy cert Express prepared and sent within 24 hours (postage time in addition to 24 hours service)

£35.00

Copy cert Same day Ordered before 3pm and collect by 16:30 including a £15 administration fee in addition to express copy certificate charge

£50.00

Search fee for copy cert allowing for 30 minutes of staff time to search records if exact details not known (cost of certificate charged in addition)

£18.00

Postage to send all certificates signed for

£2.24

Apply for a copy of a birth, death, marriage or civil partnership certificate

Ceremonies

Ceremony in Edwardian Room Monday-Thursday

 

£220.00

Ceremony in Edwardian Room Friday & Saturday

£310.00

Victoria Hall Saturday

£2,000.00

Additional Hour if needed

£200.00

Victoria Hall Sunday and Bank Holiday

£2,750.00

Additional Hour if needed

£230.00

Approved Venue attendance Monday-Thursday

£440.00

Approved Venue attendance Friday - Saturday

£570.00

Approved Venue attendance Sunday

£720.00

Supplements for OOH ceremonies 7am-9am and after 6pm Monday-Thursday

£200.00

Supplements for OOH ceremonies 7am-9am and after 6pm Friday & Saturday

£250.00

Supplements for OOH ceremonies 7am- 9am and after 6pm Sunday & Bank Holidays

£350.00

Registrar attending a rehearsal at an approved venue - per hour

£220.00

Registrar conducting a pre-ceremony meeting in the Town Hall - per hour

£130.00

Renewal Vows Edwardian Room Monday-Thursday

£230.00

Renewal Vows Edwardian Room Friday-Saturday

£310.00

Renewal Vows Approved Venue Monday-Thursday

£440.00

Renewal Vows Approved Venue Friday-Saturday

£570.00

Renewal Vows Approved Venue Sunday & Bank Holidays

£700.00

Private Citizenship with 1 guest

£150.00

Private Citizenship (Edwardian Room )

£310.00

Install and dismantle wrap around boards

£200.00

Admin fee for all Saturday bookings

£15.00

Admin fee for changes to bookings Time/Date

£15.00

Statutory fees for marriages and Civil Partnerships

Notice                                                                  (booking fee until arrival so non-refundable)

£35/£47

Consideration by SR of Divorce outside of British Isles

£50

Consideration by GRO of Divorce outside of British Isles

£75

Ceremony at Registrar office

£46

Ceremony at registered building

£86

Conversion of CP into marriage at Register Office

£45

2 stage CP on other premises Completing the declaration

£27

2 stage CP signing the declaration in a religious building registered for same sex couples

£91

Change of forename added within 12 months of birth registration

£40

Correction considered by Registrar

£75

Correction considered by GRO

£90

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