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.

Marriages and Civil Partnerships can now take place with a legal limit of fifteen attendees (this maximum number includes the couple, witnesses and guests, which includes children and babies, but does not include those working, such as registration officials, venue managers or photographers etc.) These maximum numbers are dependent on the size of the ceremony room and the number of people that can be socially distanced 2m apart.

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.