Drake Suite at Plymouth Register Office

Marriage and civil partnership ceremonies at Plymouth Register Office can be held either in the superintendent registrar's office or in the Drake Suite. Ceremonies are available from Monday to Saturday (Monday to Thursday for basic ceremonies held in the superintendent registrar's office) but our registrars and celebrants are available to attend ceremonies seven days a week at other approved venues.

Ceremonies at Plymouth Register Office

Ceremonies held in the superintendent registrar's office are a basic legal marriage/civil partnership contract with an exchange of legal words before two witnesses and the signing of the register.

This can be booked for the following ceremonies (available Monday to Thursday):

  • Minimum requirement ceremony
  • Basic ceremony

Cost

  • Basic ceremony booking plus two witnesses - £46

Ceremonies at Drake Suite at Plymouth Register Office

The Drake Suite holds up to 55 guests with a small garden where photographs can be taken.

This can be booked for the following ceremonies (available Monday to Saturday):

  • Minimum requirement ceremony
  • Basic ceremony
  • Enhanced ceremony
  • Supreme ceremony
  • Unique script ceremony

Cost

Ceremonies at the Drake Suite at Plymouth Register Office:

  • 30 minutes (Monday to Thursday) - £140
  • 30 minutes (Friday and Saturday) - £180
  • 45 minutes (Monday to Thursday) - £210
  • 45 minutes (Friday and Saturday) - £250

You can also book the Drake Suite for the following ceremonies:

To check availability or make a provisional booking call 01752 268331 email regoff@plymouth.gov.uk. Bookings can be made up to one year in advance.

Parking is limited, wedding parties are allowed only two parking permits for use on the day of their ceremony. Wedding guests are asked to use pay and display parking which is available in the roads surrounding the office or the Theatre Royal car park which is a short walk away.