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COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

This is affecting us all at work and at home. We’re working hard to keep services running and focusing on the most critical. This means some services may be affected. For help, call 08085 834333.

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

We are unable to deliver the following services to customers:

  • Ceremonies
  • Corrections (unless an emergency, for example stopping a funeral taking place)
  • Change of name deeds
  • Copy certificates – by post only, however, postal charges waived
  • Preliminary appointments

Naming ceremonies

These are a very special way of announcing your child's birth and celebrating with your family and friends. They are also a way of welcoming older stepchildren or adopted children into their new family.

Renewal of vows ceremonies

If you are already married to each other but wish to have another ceremony to renew your vows and celebrate your love for each other, then these ceremonies are for you.

Commitment ceremonies

Commitment ceremonies are a very distinctive way of promising to each other to share and celebrate with your family and friends your life together.

Approved premises for civil marriage ceremonies

List of venues that have been granted a licence to hold civil marriage ceremonies.

Copies of marriage or civil partnership certificates

Apply by post, telephone or in person. Certificates are usually produced within 5 working days of application.

Commemorative certificates

How to order your commemorative certificates for births, naming ceremonies, marriages, renewal of vows and commitment ceremonies.

Change of name

Apply for a change of name.

Statutory advertisements

Applications from venues in Coventry to become licensed to hold marriages and/or civil partnerships.

Ceremony stationery

Personalised stationery available to purchase for your special day.

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