Marriage and Civil Ceremonies

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Naming Ceremony fees


Payment Information and Travel Costs  

Fees are subject to increase at any point in the year please contact your Registrar beforehand and they will advise of the correct charge.  The fees can be paid by cash, debit or credit card, bank transfer or by cheque made payable to Argyll and Bute Council.

Travel cost for attendance at a venue or location, fees will be charge on a flat of 60p per mile basis from the registration office return, for confirmation of the travel fee please contact the Registrar.  Ferry fares at standard return costs will have to be added to the travel costs where appropriate.

Please note that if there is a significant delay to the agreed start time of the ceremony there may be an additional fee (not exceeding £60) to cover the Registrar’s added time.

Naming ceremonies at Registration Office

Monday to Friday – £102.00

Saturday – £136.00

Naming ceremonies at venue or location

Monday to Friday – £146.00*

Saturday – £180.00*

Additional £57.00 charge if a second registration escort is required for a large ceremony

Additional charge for each child of the same family – £11.00

Additional charge if held as part of a civil marriage/partnership – £57.00

*Plus Travel Cost 60p per mile – see above