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Suffolk Registration Service fees

Fees payable to registration officers, England and Wales for certificates, marriages, civil partnerships or ceremony rooms or approved venues.

As of 1 April 2018, we will no longer be accepting cheques or postal orders.

Service

Fee

Local Authority ceremony rooms

 

1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019

£260

1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020

£290

Approved Venues 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019

 

Monday to Saturday (8.00am to 5.15pm)

£460

Monday to Saturday (5.15pm to 8.00pm)

£560 

Sundays and Bank Holidays (8.00am to 5.15pm)

£560

Sundays and Bank Holidays (5.15pm to 8pm)

£595 

Any day (8.00pm to 8.00am)

POA

Approved Venues 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020

 

Monday to Saturday (8.00am to 5.00pm)

£480
Monday to Saturday (5.00pm to 8.00pm) £580
Sundays and Bank Holidays (8.00am to 5.00pm) £580
Sundays and Bank Holidays (5.00pm to 8.00pm) £615
Any day (8.00pm to 8.00am) POA

Garden and Celebration ceremony 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019

 

Monday to Saturday (8.00am to 5.15pm)

£580

Sundays and Bank Holidays (8.00am to 5.15pm)

£680

Garden and Celebration Ceremony 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020

 

Monday to Saturday (8.00am to 5.00pm) (£480 of this fee includes VAT, £121 does not include VAT)

£601

Sundays and Bank Holidays (8.00am to 5.00pm) (£580 of this fee includes VAT, £121 does not include VAT)

£701

Fees for ceremony venues

Check out the fees and details for each ceremony venue.

Service

Fee

Superintendent Registrar

 

Issuing a standard certificate of birth, death or marriage

£10

Issuing a certificate of birth, death,marriage or civil partnership for certain statutory purposes

£10

Issuing a short certificate of birth

£10

Registrar

 

Issuing a standard certificate of birth, death, marriage or civil partnership at the time of registration

£4

Issuing a standard certificate of birth, death or marriage after the time of registration

£7

Issuing a standard certificate of birth, death, marriage or civil partnership for certain statutory purposes at the time of registration

£4

Issuing a standard certificate of birth, death or marriage for certain statutory purposes after the time of registration

£7

Any other short certificate of birth at the time of registration

£4

Any other short certificate of birth after the time of registration

£7

All short birth certificates issued at time of registration

£4
from 1 November 2017

For a certified copy or certified extract issued by the Registrar General

£9.25

General Search

 

A search of the indexes (by appointment only and for no more than 6 concurrent hours)

£18

Service

Fee

Superintendent Registrar

 

Attending the residence of a housebound person to take notice of marriage

£47

Attending the residence of a detained person to take notice of marriage

£68

Taking a standard notice of marriage at your local registration office, where neither party to the proposed marriage is subject to immigration control

£35

Taking a notice of marriage at a designated office, where one or both parties are subject to immigration control

£47

Attending a marriage at the residence of a housebound

£84

Attending a marriage at the residence of a detained person

£94

The Marriages and Civil Partnerships (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005

(Attending with a registrar a marriage on approved premises)

Please see our fees on our Ceremonies Page

Application for a reduction in the 28 day waiting period

£60

Registrar

 

Attending a marriage at the register office

£46

Attending a marriage at a registered building (typically a church/chapel without their own register)

£86

Attending a marriage of housebound person

£81

Attending a marriage of a detained person

£88

Attending a marriage at the residence of a detained person

£94

Letter provided by the Registrar General confirming that, on the basis of information provided, no record of a marriage or civil partnership in England and Wales has been found within a 10 year search period

£50 per 10 year search from 1 November 2017

Service

Fee

Notice of Civil Partnership, taken at your local Registration Office, where neither party are subject to immigration control

£35

Notice of Civil Partnership, taken at a designated Registration Office, where one or both parties are subject to immigration control

£47

Taking a notice of Civil Partnership at the residence of a house-bound person, where neither party are subject to immigration control

£47

Taking a notice of Civil Partnership at the residence of a detained person

£68

Attestation by an authorised person of the necessary declaration under the special procedure

£3

Application to shorten the waiting period

£60

Issue of Registrar General’s licence

£15

Notice of Certificate of No Impediment for Civil Partnership, taken at your local Registration Office

£35

Service

Fee

Superintendent Registrar

Certification of a place of meeting for religious worship

£29

Registration of a building for the solemnization of marriages between a man and a woman

£123

Registration of a building for the solemnization of marriages of same sex couples (building previously registered for the solemnisation of marriage between a man and a woman)

£64

Registration of a building for the solemnization of marriages of same sex couples (building not previously registered for the solemnisation of marriage between a man and a woman)

£123

Registration of a building for the solemnization of marriages of a man and a woman (building previously registered for the solemnisation of marriage between of same sex couples)

£64

Joint application for the registration of a building for the marriage of a man and woman and same sex couples

£123

Application for a reduction in the 28 day waiting period

£60

Service

Fee

Consideration by a Superintendent Registrar of a divorce/civil partnership dissolution obtained outside of the British Isles

£50

Consideration by the Registrar General of a divorce/civil partnership dissolution obtained outside of the British Isles

£75

Service

Fee

Forename added within 12 months of birth registration

£40

Consideration by Registrar / Superintendent Registrar of a correction application

£75

Consideration by the Registrar General of a correction application

£90

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