Fees and charges

Fees and charges for marriage and civil partnership ceremonies, birth, death. marriage certificates and citizenship ceremonies.

Ceremonies fees

Please note that the fees below apply to ceremonies that take place between 1 April 2017 and 31 March 2018. Fees increase annually in April and ceremonies that take place after this date will have the increased fee applied regardless of when booked and paid for.

Weekday notice / certificate of non impediment
(£70 booking fee payable at time of booking, offset against notice fees) 

Additional fee for those referred to Home Office

 

£35 each

 

£12 each 

Registered religious building (for Registrar to attend to register marriage or civil partnership only)

£84 (plus £4 cert fee) = £88

Booking fees

All registrar bookings require a non-refundable booking fee payable in advance to secure booking

£50

Approved venues

Including certificate, pre ceremony consultation, personalised ceremony and the attendance of two registrars

Please note: You will need to contact the venue to arrange hire before booking registrars to attend

Monday - Saturday

Sunday and Public Holidays

£604

£704

Consultation (at venue, home visits, attendance at rehearsals etc)

 

£70 per hour (payable in advance)

Hackney Service Centre

Register Office

Limited availability

£54

Hackney Town Hall Lodge Suite and Lanchester Suite (capacity 40)

Including certificate

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

£104

£189

£304

 Hackney Town Hall Committe Rooms (capacity 100)

Including certificate, pre ceremony consultation and personalised ceremony

Please note: Hire fee for the Committee Rooms is not included - contact the Events

Management Team on 020 8356 5505

Saturdays

 

£504

 

Hackney Town Hall Assembly Halls (capacity 120 per area)

Including certificate, pre ceremony consultation and personalised ceremony and attendance of 2 registrars

Please note: Hire fee for Council Chamber is not included - contact the Events Management Team on 020 8356 5505

Weekdays and Saturdays

Sundays and bank holidays

£504

£624

Stoke Newington Town Hall Council Chamber (capacity 53 seated / 30 gallery)

Including certificate, pre ceremony consultation, personalised ceremony and the attendance of 2 registrars

Please note: Hire fee for Council Chamber is not included - contact the Events Management Team on 020 8356 5505

Weekdays

Saturdays

Sunday and public holidays 

 

 

£479

£529

£654

Stoke Newington Town Hall Assembly Hall (ceremony only: capacity 420 seated)

Including certificate, pre ceremony consultation, personalised ceremony and the attendance of 2 registrars.

Please note: Hire fee for Assembly Hall is not included - contact the SNTH Events Management Team on 020 8356 5505

Monday - Saturday

Sunday and Public Holidays

£529

£654

Clissold House (New River room capacity: 30 / Drawing room capacity: 60)

Including certificate, pre ceremony consultation, personalised ceremony and the attendance of 2 registrars.

Please note: Hire fee for Clissold House is not included - contact the Events Management team on 020 8356 5505

Weekdays

Saturdays

Sunday and Public Holidays

£479

£529

£654

Certificates

Birth, death, marriage and civil partnership (at the time of registration)

£4

Birth, death, marriage and civil partnership (replacement or family history)

£10

Fast track certificate service

In person while you wait
In person / postal same day service (if ordered before 12 noon)

 

£15
£7

Postage

Recorded delivery (UK)
Guaranteed next day delivery (UK)
International delivery 

 

£3
£6
£6

Citizenship

Individual ceremony in Council offices

Mon - Fri Individual
Family
Sat Individual
Family

 

£105
£155
£140
£195

Group ceremony

Paid as part of application fee

 

Page updated: 15/06/2017 10:45:17