Marriage venue licensing

Legally recognised outdoor ceremonies are temporarily permitted in some circumstances until 5 April 2022.

Outdoor ceremonies guide.

Current licence applications
Public display of current licence applications and explanation of how you can object.
How to license a venue
What you need to do to hold legal marriages and civil partnerships at your premises.
Venue Licence fees
How much you will need to pay to licence your venue for legal ceremonies.
Renewing a venue licence
How to renew the licence of a premises already hosting legal ceremonies.
Registering a building for worship and as a place for marriage
Register your premises as a place of worship and a place for legally recognised religious marriages.