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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.

2019/20 fees

2018/19 fees
Ceremony venueWeekdaysSaturdays
Bridport - Mountfield £445 £485
Dorchester Register Office £46 £46
Ferndown - King George V Pavilion £445 £485

Gillingham Town Hall

£545 £585

Sherborne Town Hall

£525 £599

Swanage Council Chamber

£587

£627
Weymouth - The Greenhill Room £445 £485

2020/21 fees

2019/20 fees
Ceremony venueWeekdaysSaturdays
Bridport - Mountfield £455 £495
Dorchester Register Office £46 £46
Ferndown - King George V Pavilion £455 £495

Gillingham Town Hall

£680 £720

Sherborne Town Hall

£536 £612

Swanage Council Chamber

£600 £640
Weymouth - The Greenhill Room £455 £495

2021/22 fees 

2021/22 Fees
Ceremony venueWeekdaysSaturdays
Bridport - Mountfield £465 £505
Dorchester Register Office £46 £46
Ferndown - King George V Pavilion £465 £505

Gillingham Town Hall

£695 £735

Sherborne Town Hall

£548 £625

Swanage Council Chamber

£613 £655
Weymouth - The Greenhill Room £465 £505

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Fees for a registrar to attend a licensed venue

Fees for registrars to attend a licensed venues
Day of the week2019 - 20202020 - 20212010-2022
Monday to Friday £505 £516 £527
Saturday/Sunday £560 £572 £585
Bank Holiday £605 £618 £632

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