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

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