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Ceremonies in East Sussex

Eastbourne Register Office - Eastbourne Town Hall

The following fees include the use of the ceremony room, attendance of the Celebrant and Registrar to conduct and legally register the ceremony, two statutory certificates and one commemorative certificate.

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

Ceremony fees must be paid in full at the time of booking, and includes a £100 non-refundable booking fee.  Payments can be made by calling us on 0345 60 80 198 by debit or credit card.

Our ceremony rooms

The Mayor's Parlour (Capacity 30)

Located within the bell tower of this historic building, The Mayor's Parlour boasts a beautiful domed ceiling and original features.

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

Commencing between 9am and 5pm

 

Monday-Thursday

£223

Friday-Sunday

£348

Public Holiday

£473

 

The Council Chamber (Capacity 60)

The Council Chamber, a wonderful oak paneled room with historic paintings adorning the walls, furnished with red carpet and chairs.

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

The Court Room (Capacity 80)

The Court Room is located on the ground floor and features two elaborate chandeliers.

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

Commencing between 9am and 5pm

 

Monday-Thursday (limited availability)

£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 & New Year’s Eve)

£100

Ceremonies commencing between 5.01pm and 9.59pm

£150

Ceremonies commencing between 10pm and 8.59am

£250

Optional Ceremony Preparation Meeting – Monday-Friday

£60

Ceremony amendment fee

£50

Non-Statutory commemorative certificate*

£6

Silver-Plated certificate case*

£20

Registrar’s Fountain pen *

£10

*Price includes VAT charged at 20%

Contact us

Phone: 0345 60 80 198

Email: ceremonieshub@eastsussex.gov.uk

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