These documents need to prove your name, age, nationality, address and that you are free to enter into a marriage or civil partnership.
Photocopies or electronic documents are NOT acceptable.
For British citizens only
If you do not have a valid UK passport please contact our ceremonies team 0345 60 80 198 who will advise you what documents you will need.
For EEA and Swiss nationals you will need to show one of the following
Each of you will need to provide one form of address ID.
Divorce or Dissolution
If you are using a different name to the one on the divorce or dissolution, then you must provide documents to link all your names. This may be in the form of a previous marriage or civil partnership certificate or a change of name deed.
All documents MUST be original physical documents
Photocopies are NOT acceptable
Any court issued documents MUST be stamped by the court
The registrar will confirm which documents are required when you book your appointment.
Please note a statutory fee of £35 per person is payable when booking your notice appointment. Please have your credit or debit card to hand when calling.
To book your notice please call us on 0345 60 80 198.
You can find further information here https://www.gov.uk/marriages-civil-partnerships.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact us on 0345 60 80 198.
To arrange your ceremony you will need to share some personal information with us.
Please refer to our Privacy Notice for details about how and why we use your data.