Code of Practice for Marriage Celebrants - Australian Government

Description

You will be required to comply with this code if you intend to practice as a marriage celebrant in Australia.

It describes the industry standards for marriage celebrants in Australia and details how celebrants must maintain a high standard of service and professional conduct in compliance with current legislation, and gives a range of requirements for the conduct of marriage ceremonies.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Attorney-General's Department

Marriage Law and Celebrant Section

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries Officer

Operating address: Robert Garran Offices
3-5 National Circuit
Barton
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Phone: 1800 550 343
Phone: 02 6141 3111
Fax: 02 6141 3246
Email: marriagecelebrantssection@ag.gov.au