How to become an approved premises for marriages

Suitable properties can apply to become an approved premises, so marriages and civil partnership ceremonies can take place in them. The property:

  • must be a permanent and immovable structure
  • must be regularly available to the public
  • cannot be religious in nature

Apply to become an approved premises

Fees

Licensing Approved Premises for Civil Marriage and Civil Partnership

£

Approval - 3 Year License - max 2 rooms per venue

1095.00

Approval - 5 Year License - max 2 rooms per venue

1830.00

Approval - 6 Year License - max 2 rooms per venue

2195.00

Application for each Additional Room

190.00