Assembly Room

Assembly Room at Macclesfield Town Hall

The Assembly room is our largest room and able to seat /accommodate up to 200 people maximum, this must include any staff, presenters and guests etc.

The large function room is suitable for Celebration Parties, Exhibitions, Craft Fairs, wedding ceremonies, concerts and receptions. There is a separate bar room adjacent to the main Assembly room. Kitchen facilities are also available with dumb waiter facility up into the Bar area.

The use of a PA system, Wi-Fi, Flip Charts, 60’’ TV Screen on stand and projector are available upon request and all inclusive in the room hire price.

Views of the town centre, St Michaels church next door and the beautiful rolling hills in the distance, can be seen from the large Assembly room windows.

A Registrar is required to conduct your ceremony

If you wish to marry or form a civil partnership in The Assembly Room, in the first instance, please contact the Ceremonies Team on 01270 375140 to discuss availability.

This room is suitable for...

  • Conferences
  • Wedding ceremonies
  • Wedding receptions
  • Private functions
  • Craft fairs
  • Concerts
  • Exhibitions

Civil marriage or civil partnership ceremonies

Please contact the Your Ceremony Team now to discuss/arrange your ceremony date.

Other events

Room dressing

We provide and lay out the furniture ready for your event, we can also provide tablecloths and seat covers at a minimal extra cost, if required.

Tables, stage and floor areas can be dressed with free standing items, such as table centres, flower stands, Balloons/arches etc. Please seek advice first from the Civic Buildings Co-ordinator Pam Evans 01625 374705.


While we don't have our own in-house caterers, we do have a small list of local, regularly used outside caterers that we can pass onto hirers.

Hirers are encouraged to seek their own chosen caterer to suit their event, for dietary requirements and their budget.