Freedom of information response

Marriage costs

Publication date: 
Thursday 26 July 2018
Request: 

Please give the fee charged for getting married at a registration office in your area (including cost of registrar) in the following years:

2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Please advise the cost you charge for ceremonies (registrar fee, certificates etc) at an approved venue, during the day on a Saturday,

2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

If different, please advise the cost of ceremonies at an approved venue at another time of day / different day of the week during the following years:

2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Please give details of any other fees charged during the following years:

2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Response: 

Please give the fee charged for getting married at a registration office in your area (including cost of registrar) in the following years: SAME PRICE NATIONALLY

2014: £46 + £4 for each certificate required

2015: £46 + £4 for each certificate required

2016: £46 + £4 for each certificate required

2017: £46 + £4 for each certificate required

2018: £46 + £4 for each certificate required

Please advise the cost you charge for ceremonies (registrar fee, certificates etc) at an approved venue, during the day on a Saturday,

2014: £410 + £4 for each certificate required

2015: £420 + £4 for each certificate required

2016: £430 + £4 for each certificate required

2017: £445 + £4 for each certificate required

2018: £475 + £4 for each certificate required

If different, please advise the cost of ceremonies at an approved venue at another time of day / different day of the week during the following years:

                Monday to Friday             Sunday

2014:     £375                                    £465

2015:     £390                                    £480

2016:     £400                                    £490

2017:     £415                                    £505

2018:     £435                                    £535

Please give details of any other fees charged during the following years:

2014:  +50% 8pm - 8am

2015:  +50% 8pm - 8am

2016:  +50% 8pm - 8am

2017:  +50% 8pm - 8am

2018:  +50% 8pm - 8am

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Request reference:
FOI 8010