Statutory fees

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

Religious marriages

Detail Fee
Marriage notice fee (£30 per person, non-refundable) £60
Marriage certificate (current register only) £10
Total £70

Civil marriages

Detail Fee
Marriage notice fee (£30 per person, non-refundable) £60
Marriage certificate (current register only) £10
Civil marriage solemnisation fee £55
Total £125

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 £125 £60 (incl V.A.T) £185

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 £125 £180 £305
Saturday £125 £250 £375
Sunday £125 £250 £375
Public holiday £125 £250 £375

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

You can pay for this service online. Please follow the link below to make payment via My Falkirk.

Other ways to pay:

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