• 71 DARGHAN ST, GLEBE NSW 2037
  • 0403 929 150

Wedding Fees


My fee for a wedding personally written ceremony and including the use of any of the following: Sound System, Table with table cloths & 2 stools or chairs, Handfasting, quill or signature pen, Singbowl ranges from $650 to $750 depending what your individual needs are.

Additional fees:

Occasionally park entrance or difficult access fees will be required, these are additional expenses that may occur.

Parking within CBD $25. if applicable.

Botanical Garden & Balmoral Beach require parking fees.

I do travel outside Sydney often for weddings and charge an appropriate travel fee which is discussed during our first interview. No fee is charged for wedding within 50K of the Sydney CBD.
Tavel further than 3 hours from Sydney will require 1 nights accommodation at a modest motel.

Wedding fees

Elopements + Budget Weekend Weddings

No frills Friday from 3pm & Weekend Ceremony is $490.

This is a similar service to a registry office service and will include the couple, celebrant and a small gathering of about 10 to 20 people held at an agreed location within 20 Kilometres of Sydney CBD, further will attract a travel fee. This ceremony is just me & my briefcase. No harp – no table – no chairs – no sound system – no personalised written ceremony – no harbour cruises – just a simple legal wedding ceremony.

If you would like any of those “No’s’ to be turned into “Yes ” there will be an extra charge.

An additional $53 will be charged by the department of Births Deaths & Marriages for the Standard certificate needed for Visa or change of name.

Elopements + Budget Weekday Weddings

My Fee for mid week no frills weddings is $390. Monday to Friday 3pm.

This is a similar service to a registry office wedding and will include the couple, celebrant and a small gathering of about 10 to 20 people held at an agreed location within 20 kilometres of Sydney CBD (further will attract a travel fee). This ceremony is just me & my briefcase. No harp – no table – no chairs – no sound system – no personalised ceremony, just a simple legal wedding ceremony. If you want any of those “No’s” turned into “Yes” there will be an extra charge.

An application for a ” Standard Wedding Certificate for name change or visa application is an additional $53 that will be charged by the department of Births Deaths & Marriages.

Other Services


Baby Namings & Blessings

$300 and include 5 Naming certificates + $10 per certificate for any extra Baby Naming Certificates

Commitment Ceremony

Fee is from $350.00

Renewal of Vows

My fee is $350.00

Handfasting

(not legal wedding) fee from $350.00

Funerals

  • $350 for Funeral Ceremony where Family or Friends reads the Eulogy
  • $500 When Fiona delivers the entire Funeral Service including detailed Eulogy.

My service guarantee includes:

  • First meeting with bride and groom and as many meetings as you like.
  • Lodgment of Notice of Intention to Marry form with Sydney BDM.
  • Writing of ceremony.
  • Final meeting/ rehearsal with bride and groom. Rehearsal within 20 Kilometres of C.B.D or at my house.( not included in Budget weddings)
  • Preparation of Marriage Certificates, Declarations and Marriage Register.
  • Presentation of Commonwealth Marriage Certificate on wedding day.
  • Application for additional certificate for name change if required.( an additional $51 will be charged by the department of Births Deaths & Marriages)
  • Table and stools if required ( not included in Budget Weddings)
  • State of the Art Public Address system with C.D. & USB. and Harp amplification. ( not included in Budget weddings)

Payment Terms

  • I require a non refundable $150 lodgement of Notice of Intent fee that secures the time and date of your wedding. This part of the total fee.
  • The balance of payment MUST BE PAID no later than 7 days prior to your wedding date.
  • Many celebrants insist on this “no pay, no wedding” clause. It is too easy to forget to pay on the day.
  • If you decide to cancel the wedding then the balance only is refundable and is non refundable within 1 week of the wedding.