Registration service fees

All stated fees include the fees set by the Registrar General for Scotland and by ourselves and include one copy of your marriage or civil partnership certificate.

Marriage/civil partnership initial fees

  • £36 advance booking fee (for services of a Registrar) - this is non-refundable
  • £30 for each marriage notice (included in stated prices below)
  • £70 for religious marriage (including Humanist).

Civil ceremony fees

Depending on the date and time of your ceremony the cost will vary:

  • £125 to £321 in a Registration office
  • £313 to £321 in a venue
  • £125 for a civil partnership registration with no ceremony, office-based only.

Please note there will be an additional charge for the hire of some ceremony rooms in council buildings other than the registration office.

If you wish to have the certificate posted to you, please add £1.00 to the relevant fee.

Cheques should be made payable to "Scottish Borders Council".

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