Booking a ceremony

​You can book a ceremony date when you give your notice. Please see our Giving your notice of marriage or civil partnership page for details on how to do this.

If you want to reserve a ceremony slot, you can make a provisional booking in advance on payment of a booking administration fee. Please see our Registrar fees for further details.​​

If you have any questions, you can contact us by email or phone 0113 222 4408.​​​​

You can also view our ceremony brochure online for more information:

View our ceremony brochure(External link to ceremony brochure)



Cancelling a ceremonyCancelling a ceremony<div class="ExternalClass013E7922BB1C4FDA80126AFA57ADF4E4">We only accept cancellations from one of the parties. Cancellations can be made by phone, letter or email: <a href="" title="Email register office"><strong></strong>​</a>. We will confirm cancellations in writing to both parties. <br><br>Ceremonies cancelled within 28 days of the ceremony taking place will incur a cancellation fee equivalent to 50% of the ceremony fee. All refunds will be made by cheque. No refunds can be made where no notice of cancellation is received up to the time of the ceremony.<br><br>Provisional booking administration fees cannot be refunded. ​​​​​​</div>
Advanced provisional bookingsAdvanced provisional bookings<div class="ExternalClass3723C53BA6D14CD5BBAA648C6EFFC481">You can make a provisional booking up to 3 years in advance on payment of a booking administration fee. If you change your provisional booking you will need to pay a new administration fee. This fee is non-refundable and does not form part of the ceremony or notice fee. <span lang="EN" style="color:#444444;font-family:"segoe ui",sans-serif;font-size:10pt;">You will both need to give notice of marriage or civil partnership </span> in order to confirm the booking.<br><br> If you are booking your ceremony at an approved premises or you need a registrar to register your ceremony at a religious building you must first ensure that the registrar is available before you confirm any other arrangements.<br><br> Please ring <strong>0113 222 4408</strong> to make a provisional ceremony booking.</div>
Paying for your ceremonyPaying for your ceremony<div class="ExternalClassA871C1110EAD48A79721045274618C3F">All ceremony fees must be paid within 14 days of giving notice. Please ring <strong>0113 222 4408 </strong>to make your payment by crdit or debit card.</div>



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