Getting married

Information about marriages, civil partnerships, civil partnership to marriage conversions and other non-statutory civil ceremonies.

Getting married 

Congratulations on your engagement!

The following pages explain the procedure for arranging a marriage ceremony.

You can also find more information regarding civil partnershipscivil partnerships to marriage conversions and other non-statutory civil ceremonies.

Whether you live in Kensington and Chelsea or not, getting married is a special occasion and choosing the right place for your ceremony is just as important. The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea has such a lot to offer, and if you have logged on to this website in order to find out more about getting married then we hope to persuade you that Kensington and Chelsea is the place to choose!

All our years of experience will ensure that your day is special. We are delighted to provide these pages to help you through the planning and organisation of your wedding day, and pride ourselves on offering you the highest standards of service and customer care. 

One of the first things to remember is that you are free to get married anywhere in England or Wales which is licensed for Civil Marriage Ceremonies. This means that if you wish to get married here in the Royal Borough then you are free to do so, no matter where you live.

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