Converting civil partnership to a marriage

It is possible for same-sex couples to have a civil marriage ceremony, or a "religious or belief" marriage ceremony where the religious or belief body has opted-in to solemnising same-sex marriage.

Certain civil partners can change their civil partnership to a marriage.

Civil partners who registered their civil partnership outwith Scotland can have a ceremony in Scotland to change their civil partnership to a marriage.

Find out more about converting a civil partnership to a marriage