Marriage and civil partnerships

Coronavirus: Important information

Surrey will move into Tier 2 of the government's restrictions on Wednesday 2 December 2020.

Marriages and Civil Partnerships will be able to take place with a maximum of 15 people (where possible with social distancing). This maximum number includes the couple and guests but does not include anybody working at the ceremony e.g. registrars or photographer.

For Surrey Register Offices, with social distancing, the following applies:

  • Guildford - Artington House six guests and the couple
  • Leatherhead - The Mansion six guests and the couple
  • Weybridge - Rylston four guests and the couple

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.

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    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.

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      Wedding fayres

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

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        Changing your name on your passport

          How you go about changing your name on your passport.

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          Copy certificates

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

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            Marriage and civil partnership ceremonies during the coronavirus outbreak

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

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