Arrange a marriage or civil partnership

  1. A guide to marriages and civil partnerships
  2. Documents you will need
  3. If you are divorced or widowed (You are here)
  4. If one of you is subject to immigration control
  5. Notice of marriage/civil partnership fee
  6. Registrars attendance fees
  7. Convert a civil partnership into marriage
  8. Renew your marriage vows
  9. Terms and conditions for ceremony bookings

If you are divorced or widowed

If you or your partner has been married or in a civil partnership before, you must provide:

  • A decree absolute of divorce, granted by a court in England or Wales
  • Documents confirming dissolution of civil partnership, granted by a court in England or Wales
  • The death certificate of the former spouse or civil partner

Please contact us if your divorce or dissolution took place outside England or Wales.

Contact the register office

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