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Marriage and civil partnership ceremony fees

Notice of marriage or civil partnership

It costs £35 per person to give notice of marriage or civil partnership.

Register office and ceremony room fees 

Fees include the attendance of registrars.

2018/19 fees

2018/19 fees
Ceremony venueWeekdaysSaturdays
Bridport - Mountfield £400 £447
Dorchester Register Office £46 £46

Christchurch Council Chamber (first and third Saturday of the month only)

N/A £607
Ferndown - King George V Pavilion £400 £447

Gillingham Town Hall

£620 £667

Sherborne Town Hall

£500 £547

Swanage Council Chamber

£524

£571
Weymouth - The Greenhill Room £400 £447

2019/20 fees

2019/20 fees
Ceremony venueWeekdaysSaturdays
Bridport - Mountfield £406 £453
Dorchester Register Office £46 £46

Christchurch Council Chamber (first and third Saturday of the month only)

N/A £613
Ferndown - King George V Pavilion £406 £453

Gillingham Town Hall

£626 £673

Sherborne Town Hall

£506 £553

Swanage Council Chamber

£530 £577
Weymouth - The Greenhill Room £406 £453

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Fees for a registrar to attend a licensed venue

Fees for registrars to attend a licensed venues
Day of the week2018 - 20192019 - 2020
Monday to Friday £476 £483
Saturday/Sunday £523 £531
Bank Holiday £555 £563

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