Australian Government Attorney General’s Department

There is lots of information here which will answer all your questions about taking those first steps towards arranging your marriage ceremony. You will also find the link to the Notice of Intended Marriage form, which you can download and print.

NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages

This is where you can obtain birth, marriage and death certificates as required, including a Certificate of Marriage soon after your ceremony, if you wish.

Civil Celebrants Graduate Association (Monash)

The CCGA is an association of highly trained celebrants who specialise in all aspects of celebrancy.

Relationship education resources

It is a requirement for celebrants to provide information regarding pre-marriage education services, to couples thinking of getting married. The following organisations provide excellent services:

Relationships Australia NSW:

Step Families Australia: