Marriage and civil partnerships

Coronavirus: Important information

Notice of marriage and civil partnership will continue to be carried out by face-to-face appointments at Guildford, Leatherhead and Weybridge Register Offices.

Further to the Prime Minister's announcement of 22 February 2021, marriage and civil partnership ceremonies cannot take place before 29 March 2021, except in exceptional circumstances. Restrictions on marriages and civil partnerships will start to be eased from 29 March 2021 and may also be carried out at venues permitted to open.

For more detailed information please visit marriage and civil partnership ceremonies during the coronavirus outbreak.

Information and services

Guide to booking your ceremony

    Step by step guide to booking your marriage or civil partnership ceremony; including venues, fees and legal requirements.


    Personalise your ceremony

      Personalise your ceremony by completing our ceremony checklist form no later than six weeks prior to your ceremony, so that you can inform us of your choice of vows, ceremony script, music, readings and more.


      Wedding fayres

        Find inspiration for your special day by attending a wedding fayre at our licensed venues.


        Changing your name on your passport

          How you go about changing your name on your passport.


          Copy certificates

            How to get a certified copy of a birth, death or marriage entry online, by post, by telephone or in person


            Marriage and civil partnership ceremonies during the coronavirus outbreak

              Guidance for couples who have a ceremony due to take place during the coronavirus outbreak.