Public notices - approved venues

When we receive applications for religious buildings to be registered for marriages or for non-religious venues to be approved for civil marriages and civil partnerships, we will share the information on this page.

Section 26(1)(bb) of the Marriage Act 1949
Section 6(3A)(a) of the Civil Partnership Act 2004

The Marriages and Civil Partnerships (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005



being the authority for the purposes of the Marriages and Civil Partnerships (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005, HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that an application has been made by Mark O’Connor being the proprietor of premises situated and known as Holiday Inn Birmingham M6 J7, Chapel Lane, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 7BG for the approval of those premises for the solemnisation of marriages in pursuance of Section 26(1)(bb) of the Marriage Act 1949 and the registration of Civil Partnerships in pursuance of Section 6(3A)(a) of The Civil Partnerships Act 2004.

The application, together with a plan of the premises which accompanied it, may be inspected at

Sandwell Register Office, Highfields, High Street, West Bromwich, West Midlands, between the hours of 9.30am and 4.30 pm (Monday to Friday).

Any person may give notice in writing of an objection to the grant of approval of such application, with reasons for the objection, within 21 days from the date of publication of this notice.

Such notice of objection should be given to the Authority to:

Mark Satchwell,
Proper Officer for Registration Matters
Sandwell Council House
West Midlands
B69 3DE                    (Ref: MS/JJ)

Dated  8th March 2019
J Britton
Chief Executive
On behalf of the Authority