Premises are defined as a permanently immovable structure
You need to identify a specific room or rooms where weddings or civil partnerships will take place. This must not be in the open air or under a marquee.
The council must be happy that the premises are ‘seemly and dignified’ and that they will be regularly available for marriages or civil partnerships.
The premises must also have all the necessary fire and safety provisions required by the local council.
Once granted, approvals will be valid for 3 years
How to apply
Download the application form from the downloads section, complete and return it to the address below with the supporting documents and appropriate fee.
You will require the following
- Completed application form providing details of yourself and your venue
- Plans of the building showing the area where ceremonies will be held
- Planning Permission
- Public Liability Insurance
- Application Fee
Please refer to the relevant application
Please contact Licensing, providing as much information as you can to enable us to respond as quickly as possible
Or write to:
City of Wolverhampton Council
St Peters Square