Venue owners

Apply or renew an existing licence

Send us a licence enquiry

Before you do, read the quick facts and if licensing is still right for your business, send us an enquiry

Your premises must be a permanent immovable structure.

After licensing your venue you can hold civil ceremonies such as marriages, civil partnerships and naming ceremonies.

Issuing a licence might take up to 3 months.

You will be provided with a guidance booklet outlining our exact requirements.

The full cost of a licence is £1,900 paid in advance and non-refundable.

A licence is valid for 3 years.

Send us a licence renewal enquiry

Send us an enquiry if you want to renew your existing licence


East Riding Registration and Celebration services