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Statutory fees

The fees set by the Registrar General by Act of Parliament are:

Religious marriages

Detail Fee
Marriage notice fee (£45 per person, non-refundable) £90
Marriage certificate (current register only) £10
Total £100

Civil marriages

Detail Fee
Marriage notice fee (£45 per person, non-refundable) £90
Marriage certificate (current register only) £10
Civil marriage solemnisation fee £55
Total £155

Accommodation Fee for Civil Marriages set by Falkirk Council

With effect from the 1st April 2015 the fees set by Falkirk Council are:

In addition to the above Statutory Fees, Falkirk Council has set the following charge for an Authorised Registrar to conduct a civil marriage ceremony within the large ceremony room at Old Burgh Buildings.

Day(s) Statutory fee Room fee Total
Monday - Friday £155 £60 (incl V.A.T) £215

Additional fees for civil marriages

In addition to the above statutory fees, we charge for an authorised Registrar to conduct a civil marriage ceremony within an approved venue or Falkirk Council Marriage Suite outwith normal working hours.

Day(s) Statutory fee Attendance fee Total
Monday - Friday £155 £180 £335
Saturday £155 £250 £405
Sunday £155 £250 £405
Public holiday £155 £250 £405

A non refundable booking fee deposit of £100 is required at time of booking; however, the deposit will be deducted from the attendance fee on submission of your legal paperwork.

There is a concession available to those on means tested income related state benefits.


Payment

  • Cheques should be made payable to Falkirk Council
  • Debit/Credit Card: please contact 01324 506580 to make payment