Marriage: Ceremonies

(asked on 14th September 2020) - View Source

Question to the Home Office:

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many religious denominations which had no registered places of worship for the purpose of solemnising opposite-sex marriages prior to 2013 have registered such places of worship since 2013; and to list those denominations and places by the date of their first registration.


Answered by
Baroness Williams of Trafford Portrait
Baroness Williams of Trafford
Minister of State (Home Office)
This question was answered on 28th September 2020

Five denominations, which had no places of worship registered for the purpose of solemnizing marriages prior to 2013, have since registered. They are:

Denomination

Place

Date of Registration

Hillsong Church

Newcastle Upon Tyne

30/09/2013

Scientologist

London

18/12/2013

Universal Truth

Surrey

01/06/2014

Glorious Church

Milton Keynes

25/06/2014

Indian Orthodox

Bristol

31/05/2016

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