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Ceremony venues


The Register Office

10 Broughton Road
South Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE33 2RN

Phone: 0191 424 6350

Register Office

  • Seats Bride, Groom and 2 Witnesses
  • Standard ceremony package
  • Your choice of vows and declaration
  • Garden area for photographs
  • Available weekdays and Saturday mornings
  • Ceremony times are: 10 am, 11 am, 2 pm and 3 pm weekdays
  • and 10 am, 10.45 am 11.30 am and 12.15 pm on Saturdays
  • Bookings can be taken up to 18 months in advance

Barrington Suite (Garden Room)

  • Seats up to 30 guests
  • Special ceremony package including:
    Your choice of vows and declaration
    Personalised music selection
    Your choice of readings
    Arrive and walk down the aisle if you wish
  • Garden area for photographs
  • Available weekdays and Saturday mornings
  • Ceremony times are: 10 am, 11 am, 2 pm and 3 pm weekdays
  • and 10 am, 10.45 am 11.30 am and 12.15 pm on Saturdays
  • Bookings can be taken up to 18 months in advance

Barrington Suite

  • Seats up to 70 guests
  • Special ceremony package including:
    Your choice of vows and declaration
    Personalised music selection
    Your choice of readings
    Arrive and walk down the aisle
  • Garden area for photographs
  • Available weekdays and Saturday mornings
  • Ceremony times are: 10 am, 11 am, 2 pm and 3 pm weekdays
  • and 10 am, 10.45 am 11.30 am and 12.15 pm on Saturdays
  • Bookings can be taken up to 18 months in advance

See our Marriage fees for costs of the rooms at The Register Office.


South Shields Town Hall and Civic Offices

Westoe Road
South Shields
NE33 2RL

Phone: 0191 424 7277 to book a room

Phone 0191 424 6350 to book the Registration Ceremony Team

There are two rooms available for ceremonies:

  • Ante Room seats up to 50 guests
  • Reception Room seats up to 120 guests
  • All rooms are available Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays
  • Ceremony times are 10am, 12noon, 2pm and 4pm
  • Special ceremony package including:
    Your choice of vows and declaration
    Personalised music selection
    Your choice of readings
    Arrive and walk down the aisle
  • Impressive staircase and other areas available for photographs
  • Bookings can be taken up to 18 months in advance
  • Current charge is £300 for either room

Find out more about the South Shields Town Hall weddings


Jarrow Town Hall

Grange Road
Jarrow
NE32 3LE

Phone: 0191 424 7277 to book the Council Chamber

Phone 0191 424 6350 to book the Registration Ceremony Team

Council Chamber

  • The Council Chamber seats up to 60 guests
  • Available Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays
  • Ceremony times are 10am, 12noon, 2pm and 4pm
  • Special ceremony package including:
    Your choice of vows and declaration
    Personalised music selection
    Your choice of readings
    Arrive and enter with an escort
  • Impressive staircase and other areas available for photographs
  • Bookings can be taken up to 18 months in advance
  • Current charge is £300

Other Approved Venues for Marriages

Little Haven Hotel
River Drive
South Shields

Phone: 0191 425 1607

Hedworth Hall
34 Dean Road
South Shields

Phone: 0191 456 3112

The Dunes
Sea Road
South Shields

Phone: 0191 427 5188

The Clarion Hotel, Boldon
Boldon Business Park
Witney Way
Boldon

Phone: 0191 5191999

The Grotto
Coast Road
South Shields

Phone: 0191 4556060

Jarrow Hall
Church Bank
Jarrow

Phone: 0191 4241585

The Sea Hotel
Sea Road
South Shields

Phone: 0191 4270999

Phone: 0191 424 6350 to book the Registration Ceremony Team

Booking a ceremony

To have your ceremony in any of the venues listed, you will need to book and pay for both the hire of the premises and the Registration Ceremony Team. See our Marriage fees for the Registration Team to conduct your ceremony at any of these venues.

Ceremony venues in South Tyneside offer a range of accommodation with different opportunities to make your day special. You can choose different options and make your ceremony both unique and personal.

For a full list of prices on any of the above, please see Register Office fees

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