Get married or form a civil partnership
There are a range of community venues where you can hold your ceremony.
Cressing Barns at Cressing Temple is a historical site rich with ancient history in Witham, Essex
Essex Records Office provides a great venue for ceremonies in central Chelmsford
Other community venues
Plan your ceremony
Once you've chosen your venue, it's important to plan your ceremony.
There are certain legal things that have to happen on the day of your ceremony.
You can use our community venue ceremony plan (Word 36 KB) to make your special day go smoothly.
You need to fill this in and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org at least 10 weeks before your ceremony.Print this page