Policy paper

The Future Operation of Civil Partnership: Gathering Further Information

Sets out how the Government will gather additional information. The Government should then have the information it needs to bring forward proposals for the future of civil partnerships.



The government believe 4 elements of research are required to help assess whether there continues to be demand for civil partnerships amongst same-sex couples now marriages are available to them, and whether there is demand for civil partnerships amongst opposite-sex couples.

Published 10 May 2018