Book a marriage or civil partnership ceremony

Find out about marriage and civil partnership ceremonies in Rutland.

We offer three types of ceremony:    

Register Office ceremony

  • Monday to Wednesday (excluding Bank Holidays) between 10am and 2pm

  • the couple and two witnesses     

  • standard declarations & vows      

  • exchanging of rings (optional)

  • no optional extras        

Catmose Cottage ceremony

  • seven days a week  

  • couple, witnesses and up to 40 guests

  • option to be ‘given away’      

  • bridesmaids, flowergirls, pageboys (optional)      

  • standard declarations & vows

  • exchanging of rings (optional)

  • Recorded music (strictly non-religious)can be played before the ceremony, on your entrance and as you exit

  • one reading (optional)

Licensed venue ceremony

  • seven days a week

  • option to be 'given away'

  • bridesmaids, flowergirls, pageboys (optional)

  • an opportunity to exchange personalised vows with each other after the Statutory Declaratory and Contracting Words

  • exchanging of rings (optional)

  • Two readings of non-religious poetry or prose, presented by yourselves or a guest

  • Live or recorded music (strictly non-religious) can be played before the ceremony, on your entrance and as you exit

How to book your ceremony

  1. Select your preferred dates & time
  2. Contact your chosen venue to check their availability
  3. Contact us to check our availability
  4. Confirm date and time with us and your venue

We can take bookings far in advance. with a £75 non-refundable booking fee.  

Check our availability by completing this form:

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Registration Services Booking Form