Apply for a wedding or civil partnership venue licence

Any venue used for the carrying out of civil marriages and the registration of civil partnerships must be approved by Lambeth Council.

Apply for a licence and view our fees

All applications must be accompanied by a plan of the premises, marked with all of the rooms where proceedings may occur, and payment of the application fee.

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Apply for a venue to be approved for marriages and civil partnerships


Our fees for marriage or civil partnership venues are as follows:

  • Application for approval of venue - £1,100
  • Renewal of approval of venue - £1,100
  • Review of committee decision - £134
  • Duplicate copy of licence - £25