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Eastbourne Register Office Fees

Step 4 – from 19 July 2021:

  • Safety, and maintaining the level of public services we can offer are our priorities.
  • Registrars will wear a face covering.
  • We’re requiring all visitors to East Sussex County Council buildings, including our Register Offices, to continue to wear a face covering in public areas and ceremony rooms (unless exempt).
  • We urge all people attending wedding ceremonies at which we officiate, in any venue, to continue to wear a face covering (unless exempt).

For the latest information about ceremonies during the Covid-19 pandemic see our Covid Update Page

 

Fees include hire of the ceremony room, attendance of the Registrar, two statutory certificates and one commemorative certificate.

Eastbourne Register Office is located at Eastbourne Town Hall.

Ceremonies at Eastbourne Town Hall are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year (subject to availability).

Ceremony bookings can be made up to 3 years in advance. 

Ceremony fees are payable in full at the time of booking. 

To book a ceremony at Eastbourne Town Hall call us on 0345 60 80 198

Ceremony rooms

Fees for weddings and civil partnership ceremonies booked before 31st March 2022:

The Mayor's Parlour (Capacity 30)

9am - 5pm  
Monday - Thursday £223
Friday - Sunday £348
Public Holiday  £473

 

The Southbourne Suite (Capacity 40)

9am - 5pm  
Monday - Thursday £308
Friday - Sunday  £433
Public Holiday £558

 

The Council Chamber (Capacity 60) 

The Court Room (Capacity 80)

The Council Chamber and The Court Room are only available at weekends.  

9am - 5pm  
Saturday & Sunday  £433

Ceremony Surcharges

The following charges apply in addition to those stated above:

Peak demand days (New Year's Day, Saturdays and Sundays of all Bank Holiday weekends, Christmas Eve, Boxing Day and New Year's Eve) £150
Ceremonies commencing from 5.01pm until 9.59pm

£175

Ceremonies commencing from 10pm until 8.59am

£275

Ceremony Preparation Meeting (optional)

£65

Commemorative certificate* £6
Silver-Plated certificate case* £25
Registrar's Fountain pen with presentation box* £12

*Price includes VAT charged at 20%

 

Contact us

Phone: 0345 60 80 198

Email: ceremonieshub@eastsussex.gov.uk

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