Marriage: Ceremonies

Home Office written question – answered on 15th October 2020.

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Photo of Baroness Burt of Solihull Baroness Burt of Solihull Liberal Democrat

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many (1) places of worship were registered for solemnising opposite-sex marriages, and (2) denominations those registered places of worship belonged to, in each of the years from 2013 to present.

Photo of Baroness Williams of Trafford Baroness Williams of Trafford The Minister of State, Home Department

A total of 1311 Places of Worship were registered for solemnising opposite-sex marriages since 2013.

Further details can be found in the attached table in relation to the numbers and denominations in each year. None in 2020.

HL8664 - Table (docx, 39.2KB)

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