From Wednesday, 6 January 2020, marriage and civil partnerships can not take place unless there are exceptional circumstances. For example urgent marriages where one of those getting married is seriously ill and not expected to recover or is to undergo debilitating treatment or life-changing surgery.
If you think you may have exceptional circumstances but aren't sure, you can call us for advice on 01706 924784.
Find out what happens on the day of the ceremony.
The steps you'll need to take to form a civil
Use our provisional booking service to reserve your booking up
to 2 years in advance.
Find out the various locations in the borough of Rochdale where
you can have a civil ceremony.
Once you've made the choice on where you intend to marry or form
a civil partnership find out what you need to do next to give
View the options available for your marriage or civil
Renew your marriage vows or civil partnership promises.
Civil ceremony, provisional booking, giving notice, renewal of vows and other fees.