Civil ceremony UK
You must trade some formal wording if you’re engaged and getting married.
Discuss any wording you would like in ceremony aided by the individual conducting it.
You don’t should trade vows for a civil partnership, but you can do so if you wish.
Civil ceremonies can include readings, songs or songs, but should never integrate whatever’s religious, eg hymns or readings from Bible.
You’ll must have about 2 witnesses on ceremony.
Signing the register
You, your lover plus 2 witnesses must sign the wedding sign-up or municipal partnership document.
Price of registering a married relationship or civil cooperation
You need to pay a fee to register an UNITED KINGDOM wedding or municipal cooperation - different charges may use overseas.
This can be £46 if you have the ceremony at a sign-up company, but might more at other venues. Ask the registrar or spiritual minister for details.
The wedding or municipal partnership certificate prices £4 at the time of occasion or £10 after. You may need a copy to show your marital standing in the future.
It's possible to have a municipal service or municipal cooperation at:
- a register company
- any site approved by the local council, eg a stately house or resort