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The Marriages and Civil Partnerships (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Citation and commencement

  3. 2.Interpretation

  4. 3.Application procedure

  5. 4.Public consultation

  6. 5.Grant or refusal of approval

  7. 6.Conditions

  8. 7.Expiry and renewal of approval

  9. 8.Revocation of approval

  10. 9.Reviews

  11. 10.Registers of approved premises

  12. 11.Guidance concerning grants of approval and approved premises

  13. 12.Fees

  14. 13.Notices

  15. 14.Revocations

  16. 15.Change of name of approved premises

  17. 16.Transitional provisions

  18. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE 1

      Requirements for the Grant of Approval

      1. 1.Having regard to their primary use, situation, construction and state...

      2. 2.The premises must be regularly available to the public for...

      3. 3.The premises must have the benefit of such fire precautions...

      4. 4.The premises must not be— (a) religious premises as defined...

      5. 5.The room or rooms in which the proceedings are to...

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      Conditions to be attached to Grants of Approval

      1. 1.The holder of the approval must ensure that there is...

      2. 2.The responsible person or, in his absence, an appropriately qualified...

      3. 3.The holder must notify the authority— (a) of his name...

      4. 4.The holder must notify the authority immediately of any change...

      5. 5.The approved premises must be made available at all reasonable...

      6. 6.A suitable notice stating that the premises have been approved...

      7. 7.No food or drink may be sold or consumed in...

      8. 8.All proceedings must take place in a room which was...

      9. 9.The room in which the proceedings are to take place...

      10. 10.The arrangements for and content of the proceedings must meet...

      11. 11.(1) Any proceedings conducted on approved premises shall not be...

      12. 12.Public access to any proceedings in approved premises must be...

      13. 13.Any reference to the approval of premises on any sign...

      14. 14.If a change of name to the approved premises occurs...

  19. Explanatory Note

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