Marriage and Civil Partnership

Marriage Ceremonies - Coronavirus Guidance

The government have confirmed that small marriage ceremonies can be resumed from Saturday 4 July.

Your marriage is special occasions and we look forward to being part of your special day.  The current pandemic however, means that we need to make a number of the changes to the services we provide and whilst we recognise the importance of your day, we ask that as you help us to keep you and our staff safe by adhering to the measures we have put in place.

If you have a booking with us, we will contact you soon to make you aware how we will managing ceremony bookings and to ask if you would like to proceed with your booking, being aware of the restrictions set by either ourselves or your chosen venue.

You do have the option to postpone your ceremony until such a time that more restrictions have been lifted and if you choose to do so, we will do our best to move your ceremony to alternative date and time of your choice.

If you have planned to have your ceremony to take place in the Register Office Ceremony Room on the ground floor of the Guildhall, please see important information about the restrictions we have put in place.

Information about marriage ceremonies at the Guildhall