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WEDDING COSTS

Statutory Parochial Fees for weddings are listed on the ‘Table of Parochial Fee list – 2021’ as issued by Ely Dioceses and are reviewed annually. The church fees shown below are set by All Saints’ Church PCC and are reviewed annually.

The Parochial Fees due are those applicable at the date of marriage not at the date of the wedding being booked.

The church fees are mandatory (except where indicated) and are in addition to the appropriate statutory parochial fee.


Banns of Marriage & Certificate of Marriage - Parochial Fees 2021

£31   – Publication of banns of marriage

£15   – Certificate of banns issued at time of publication (If marrying in another parish)

£11   – Certified copy of entry in marriage register at time of registration or subsequently

£464 – Marriage Service in church


Weddings – Church fees 2021

£95 – Organist (If required)

£30 – Use of organ or piano by your own musician (If required)

£35 – Cleaning to full HSE ‘Workplace Covid-19 Secure’ standards (Mandatory during Covid-19 restrictions)

£55 – Verger* #(Ensuring HSE Covid-19 secure protocols are followed and risk assessment completed before service)

 Plus £25 – Verger attending rehearsal

£55 – A/V system & sound operator**

 Plus £25 – A/V system & sound operator attending rehearsal  

£55 – Zoom operator**

 Plus £25 – Zoom operator attending rehearsal

£100 – Zoom system & live broadcast (up to 95 connections) #

£59 – Heating (Normally required September to May or if requested June, July and August)


For all weddings, a deposit of £300 is required on booking, to confirm the date in the church diary. Payment of the balance is due 4 weeks prior to the wedding date.


Payment should be made to All Saints' church current account as follows:

Electronically to:

CAF Bank: Sort code 40-52-40 Account number: 0002 8644 (Name: Sawtry PCC)


or by cheque made out to: Sawtry PCC



*Note 1:  During Covid-19 restrictions, if live Zoom broadcast is required, then the zoom operator will also act as Verger. If live Zoom broadcast is not required then a Verger will be required to ensure HSE Covid-19 secure protocols are followed during the service and risk assessment is completed prior to the service. (Mandatory during Covid-19 restrictions)

 

**Note 2:  The fee for the A/V system, Zoom system and operators covers the preparation on the day and use of our A/V system, Zoom system, video cameras,  radio, hand and stand microphones, hearing loop, all music in addition to the organ/piano, live video broadcast and display of any pre-recorded video, photos & PowerPoint slides. Operators to select, switch and adjust the live video / zoom  feeds and microphone sound levels during the service and operate the computerised AV & Zoom broadcast system.  


#Note 3:  The fee for the Zoom system also covers the work associated with ‘basic’ preparation of the Zoom live broadcast to include preparation of an emailable link, preparation of MP3 music files provided by families for entry, exit and 1 ’celebration/signing of register’ interlude, as well as up to 60 JPG photos files provided by families for the interlude and a JPG photo file for the start and end of the service. Video files or PowerPoint slides can be provided by families as alternatives for these music and photo files. Any requests in addition to the above list to be costed on a basis to be agreed in advance, depending on the specific requirements for that service.


#Note 4:  As a minimum, one of the verger, Zoom operator and / or sound operator will normally attend the wedding rehearsal to ensure all appropriate arrangements are agreed.


Revised by Sawtry PCC, December 2020