Service update Thursday 24 September

We regret that we are currently unable to take bookings for the Fitzherbert Room due to social distancing guidelines.

Please see our service update for permitted numbers in the Regency Room and the Council Chamber

What rooms you can hire in Brighton Town Hall

Brighton Town Hall was built between 1830 and 1832. It is a grade l listed building. It has giant fluted Ionic columns that form porticoes. You can hold your ceremony in one of the three beautiful ceremony rooms:

  • the Regency Room
  • the Fitzherbert Room
  • the Council Chamber

The Regency Room

The Regency Room is where most of our ceremonies take place. It is tastefully decorated with heritage colours, antique furniture and crystal chandeliers. The Regency Room can hold up to 50 guests (34 seated).

The Fitzherbert Room

The Fitzherbert Room is next to the Regency Room. It is for couples who would like a more intimate ceremony. The Fitzherbert Room can hold up to 8 guests.

The Regency Suite

The Regency Suite comprises of the Regency Room and the Fitzherbert Room.

The Council Chamber

Our largest room is located on the second floor of the town Hall. The Council Chamber can hold up to 120 guests.

Old Police Cells Museum

For a more unusual wedding venue, you can hire the old police cells in the basement of Brighton Town Hall. 

The Old Police Cells Museum can hold up to 30 guests. 

Ceremony fees

Find out how much it costs to hold your ceremony at Brighton Town Hall. 

Book web streaming 

The Regency Room offers an online 'wedcast' service. You can invite virtual guests via your own unique link. 

  • your ceremony will be live for 45 minutes during your ceremony
  • you will be able to view your wedding ceremony for 6 weeks
  • a podcast is produced. It will be available to download as an MP4 file. This can be viewed using media players, mobile devices and PCs. 

How we make things easier for you

At Brighton Town Hall, we have the following:

  • disabled toilet
  • baby changing
  • wheelchair accessible entrance
  • hearing loop (in the Regency and Fitzpatrick Rooms)
  • ear piece (in the Council Chamber)

The Council Chamber is located on the second floor. Please contact the service if you or your guests cannot use the stairs. 

Parking at Brighton Town Hall

The nearest car park is The Lanes car park.

If you would like to park a wedding car outside Brighton Town Hall, you will need to contact the security staff. 

Phone 01273 291 052

Book your ceremony at Brighton Town Hall

Phone 01273 292 016 or email ceremonies@brighton-hove.gov.uk