The Township of Huron-Kinloss offers Civil Ceremonies for couples wishing to marry in a non-religious ceremony. Our Marriage Commissioners are delighted to perform your wedding ceremony at any reasonable location of your choice. Together with you, they will design a ceremony that will make your special day one to remember.
Marilynne and her husband Dale have lived with their two daughters in the Lucknow area for most of their lives. They are involved in the community in a variety of ways and have fun supporting community events. As a teacher for many years, Marilynne has always enjoyed working with people in different settings. She would welcome the opportunity to work with you as you plan the perfect ceremony to celebrate your commitment to each other as a married couple. Whether you are thinking of a small, intimate ceremony or a larger one, talk to Marilynne and see how she can help you as you start planning your special day.
With an Italian heritage, getting people and food together has always been a priority. Coming from a family background that has always been involved in the hospitality trade, Linda would be happy to create with you a wedding ceremony you desire. She will assist you with any questions you may have, be involved with planning together the nuptials that are unique to you as a couple, and helping you to express all that you wish to capture on your very special day!
Linda and her husband Dave have enjoyed living on the outskirts of Ripley for over 42 years now and are thankful to have raised 5 children in such a great community.
As Marriage Commissioner, he would be pleased to officiate your wedding at a location of your choice, be it formal or informal. Mike is inspired by your love, friendship, and commitment and looks forward to being part of your upcoming special day!
Once you have selected a Marriage Commissioner, please complete and submit the Marriage Commissioner booking form.
Marriage Commissioner Fees
The fee for a Marriage Commissioner is $375.00 with a $100.00 deposit required at time of booking to reserve your date and time. All bookings and payments for Marriage Commissioner services are administered through the Township of Huron-Kinloss. Final payment is due two weeks prior to your wedding. Travel and rehearsal fees may apply and are paid directly to the Marriage Commissioner.
If cancelling, notice must be received a minimum of 30 days prior to date of wedding to receive a refund of $275.00.
A Marriage Licence is a required official permit that enables the couple to have a marriage ceremony. This is a prerequisite in obtaining an official marriage certificate from the Province.
If either of the applicants are divorced, the original certificate of divorce will be required. If the prior marriage was outside of Canada, please contact the township office for the paperwork required and note that this can be a lengthy process.
The fee for a marriage licence is $125.00.
For more information about obtaining a marriage certificate from the Province, please contact the Office of the Registrar General at 1-800-461-2156.
Our Community Services Department would be happy to assist you in finding the perfect venue for your ceremony.
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