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Ceremonies

Cost of arranging a marriage, civil partnership, outside or celebration ceremony, renewal of vows or other celebration ceremony in Suffolk.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

Last updated: 29 June 2020 (reviewed daily).

  • The government announcement (23 June 2020) stated that marriage and civil partnership ceremonies can resume from Saturday 4 July 2020. See updated information about arranging a ceremony here.
  • We are now beginning to resume citizenship ceremonies. Please contact our Ipswich Office on 0345 607 2050 to make arrangements.

Further information about ceremonies

How to arrange a ceremony

List of venues for civil ceremonies in Suffolk and fees and how to book a registrar and photos of Suffolk County Council ceremony rooms.

Marriages and civil partnerships

How to give us notice of your marriage or civil partnership and what to do if you want to hold the ceremony abroad.

Renewal of Vows and Commitment Ceremonies

Find out how to arrange a renewal of vows or a commitment ceremony with our Celebrants.

Outside and Celebration ceremonies

How to arrange an outside or celebration ceremony in Suffolk, what's included in the cost and why couples pick an outside or celebration ceremony.

Pay the balance of your ceremony online

Find out how to pay for the balance of your wedding or civil partnership ceremony online.