Why does a marriage celebrant charge so much?

Occasionally celebrants are asked the question by marrying couples “Why does a Marriage Celebrant charge so much?”

The hidden costs are part of every business. What are you actually paying for when you purchase a beautiful wedding gown?

Here are just some of the expenses many celebrants may incur to run their celebrancy business.

These costs must be reflected in their fees if the celebrant’s business is to remain viable.

• Government registration fee (when registering as a new celebrant);
• Government annual registration fee;
• Annual Professional Development training by an accredited training provider (compulsory)
• All legal documents – self printed or purchased from government printer; Read more