Weddings and civil partnerships
For civil partnerships in Kent and Bexley, they can only be registered by a civil partnership registrar appointed by us. You have the option to register your civil partnership at one of our register offices or licensed venues across Kent.
Both partners will sign the registration document in the presence of 2 witnesses and the registrar.
Contact your local register office to make an appointment to give notice.
Arrange and book your ceremony
Alternatively, find out more about how to convert your existing civil partnership into a marriage.
Fees are payable for:
- attendance of registration staff at the ceremony (including a non-refundable booking confirmation fee to guarantee your chosen date and time)
For marriages you will also have to pay for:
- notice of marriage
- marriage certificate(s)
For civil partnerships you will also have to pay for:
- notice of partnership
- a rehearsal or pre-partnership meeting (optional)
- civil partnership certificate(s).