COVID-19 - Restrictions on Gatherings
Please visit the Government of Alberta website Restrictions on Gatherings section for up-to-date information regrading gatherings and how this may impact your plans for your special day. This website is updated to reflect the most accurate information from the government of Alberta so please check it regularly.
What is a Marriage Commissioner
A marriage officiant is a person with the legal authority to perform marriages.
Alberta offers 2 kinds of marriage officiants - religious and civil. The religious and civil ceremonies are both legal marriages in Alberta.
Starting the Process
Marriage Ceremony Requirements
Please see the Service Alberta website for up to date details regarding ceremony requirements. Click the Service Alberta logo below.
Obtain a Marriage Licence
Please see the Service Alberta website for up to date details regarding obtaining a marriage licence . Click the Service Alberta logo below.
Marriage Licence Application Guidelines
Visit Service Alberta for the most up to date information on Marriage Licence Application Guidelines, locating a registry agent office and other up to date information to assist in the planning of your upcoming marriage celebration.