East Sussex Registration Service: Registering a venue for ceremonies


Christmas opening hours – registration offices will close early at 2pm on Christmas Eve:

All offices are open as usual between Christmas and New Year, excluding bank holidays. Check the normal opening times of registration offices.

Licensing a building for civil marriage and partnership ceremonies

How to get a hotel, restaurant or other suitable venue registered for civil weddings.

Registration of buildings for worship

How to register a building as a place of worship and how to register it for wedding ceremonies.

Ceremony Licence Applications

Current applications for ceremony licences.