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Ceremonies in East Sussex

Eastbourne Register Office Fees

The following fees include the use of the ceremony room, attendance of the Celebrant and Registrar to conduct and legally register your ceremony, 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), and bookings can be made up to 3 years in advance. 

Ceremony fees must be paid in full at the time of booking, and include a £100 non-refundable booking fee. 

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

Ceremony rooms

The Mayor's Parlour (Capacity 30)

Fees for weddings and civil partnership ceremonies booked before 31st March 2020:

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

 

The Council Chamber (Capacity 60) 

The fees for The Council Chamber are the same as The Court Room fees below.

The Court Room (Capacity 80)

Fees for weddings and civil partnership ceremonies booked before 31st March 2020:

9am - 5pm  
Monday - Thursday £298
Friday - Sunday £423
Public Holiday £548

Ceremony Surcharges

The following charges apply in addition to those stated above:

Peak demand days (New Year's Day, Valentine's Day, Saturdays and Sundays of all Bank Holiday weekends, Christmas Eve, Boxing Day and New Year's Eve) £100
Ceremonies commencing between 5.01pm and 9.59pm

£150

Ceremonies commencing between 10pm and 8.59am

£250

Ceremoniy Preparation Meeting (optional)

£60

Ceremony amendment fee

£50

Commemorative certificate* £6
Silver-Plated certificate case* £20
Registrar's Fountain pen with presentation box* £10

*Price includes VAT charged at 20%

Contact us

Phone: 0345 60 80 198

Email: ceremonieshub@eastsussex.gov.uk

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