Approval of Voluntary Organisations - Australian Government

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to operate as a voluntary organisation conducting programs of marriage education. Grants may be awarded to approved organisations from time to time for the conduct of programs of marriage education

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must satisfy the Agency that your organisation is willing and able to conduct programs of marriage education.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Approval as a Voluntary Organisation - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Attorney-General's Department
Marriage Law and Celebrant Section

Act(s) name

Marriage Act 1961 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Marriage Regulations 1963 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Attorney-General's Department
Marriage Law and Celebrant Section


Operating address:
Robert Garran Offices
3-5 National Circuit
Barton
Australian Capital Territory 2600

Phone:

1800550343

Phone:

02 61413111

Fax:

02 61413246
marriagecelebrantssection@ag.gov.au

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