Fees and charges for Register Office services.

Certificates

Birth certificates

  • Birth certificate issued on date of registration: £11 each
  • Birth certificate issued after registration: £11 each

Death certificates

  • Death certificate issued on date of registration: £11 each
  • Death certificate issued after registration: £11 each

Marriage certificate

  • Marriage certificate issued on date of registration: £11 each
  • Marriage certificate issued after registration: £11 each

Corrections

  • Correction which can be undertaken by Lambeth Register Office - £75 + price of new certificates.
  • Correction which has to be referred to the General Register Office - £90 + price of new certificates.
  • Forename added within 12 months of birth registration (Space 17/Certificate of naming) - £40 + price of new certificates.

These fees will still apply even if the registration occurred before 1 November 2017.

Delivery charges

  • Signed For delivery charge: £3
  • Special Delivery (guaranteed next day once posted by 1pm): £7
  • International Signed and Tracked: £13

Copy certificate terms and conditions The initial £11 charge for this service is to locate the certificate. This fee is redeemable against the certificate if it is found. If we are unable to find your certificate you will not receive a refund for the £11 as this covers the cost of our search. We will however refund any express payments, delivery, and any additional payments you have made on top of the initial £11 fee for any extra copies of the certificate you may have ordered. The charge for Civil Partnership certificates is £11 regardless of the date of registration.

Notices

  • Giving Notice for Marriage per person: £35
  • Giving Notice for Marriage per person if person is subject to referral to Home Office: £47

  • Giving Notice for Civil Partnership per person: £35

  • Giving Notice for Civil Partnership per person if person is subject to referral to Home Office: £47

  • Consideration of divorce / civil partnership dissolution documentation outside the British Isles by the superintendent registrar - £50

  • Consideration of divorce/civil partnership dissolution outside the British Isles documentation where this cannot be dealt with by the LRS and has to be referred to the General Register Office - £75

Citizenship

  • Private Citizenship Ceremony per person (Monday to Friday before 4pm) : £171
  • Private Citizenship Ceremony per person (Monday to Friday after 4pm and Saturdays) : £195

Ceremonies

We offer a pre-ceremony consultation, the fee for this is £27.

Ceremonies Suite (capacity 44 including couple and 2 witnesses)

The ceremony prices do include the mandatory £11 certificate cost

  • Monday to Thursday before 4pm: £190 per ceremony
  • Monday to Thursday after 4pm: £295 per ceremony

  • Friday or Saturday before 4pm: £295 per ceremony

  • Friday or Saturday after 4pm: £395 per ceremony

External approved Venues

The ceremony prices do include the mandatory £11 certificate cost

  • Ceremonies from Monday to Thursday before 4pm: £425
  • Ceremonies from Monday to Thursday after 4pm: £550

  • Ceremonies Friday or Saturday before 4pm: £525

  • Ceremonies Friday or Saturday after 4pm: £650

  • Ceremonies Sunday or Bank Holiday before 4pm: £675

  • Ceremonies Sunday or Bank Holiday after 4pm: £800

Statutory Room (capacity 10 including couple and 2 witnesses)

  • Mondays: £57 per ceremony including £11 for certificate

All Town Hall rooms

The ceremony prices do include the mandatory £11 certificate cost

  • Ceremonies from Monday to Friday before 4pm: £300
  • Ceremonies from Monday to Friday after 4pm: £425

  • Ceremonies Saturday before 4pm: £400

  • Ceremonies Saturday after 4pm: £525

  • Ceremonies Sunday or Bank Holiday before 4pm: £550

  • Ceremonies Sunday or Bank Holiday after 4pm: £675

Other ceremonies

  • Naming Ceremonies, Re-Affirmation or Renewal of Vows - Monday to Friday: £228
  • Naming Ceremonies, Re-Affirmation or Renewal of Vows - Saturday: £354

Additional products and services

  • Birth keepsake folder: £3.60
  • Passport holder: £9.60
  • Gold or silver frame: £9.60

View our range of birth commemorative gifts