Marriage Celebrant Brisbane

Commitment Ceremony

Commitment Ceremony Brisbane

Sometimes a legal marriage ceremony is not possible or wanted. This ceremony enables you to recognize your lifetime commitment to each other.

A commitment ceremony can be as formal or as relaxed as you choose and the perfect excuse to have a party with family and friends.

"Don’t walk in front of me, I may not follow.
Don’t walk behind me, I may not lead.
Walk beside me and just be my friend"

Irish Proverb
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Commitment FAQs

What locations are available for commitment ceremonies?
I perform commitment ceremonies in Brisbane City (all venues), New Farm, Newstead, South Brisbane, Kangaroo Point, Teneriffe, Toowong, Mt Coot-tha, Indooroopilly, St Lucia, Yerongpilly, Oxley, Springfield Lakes, Redland Bay, Sandgate & Cleveland. Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast, Mt Tamborine and hinterland areas by negotiation.
Can we write our own vows?
Yes! The more personal the vows the greater significance.
Is a commitment ceremony a legal ceremony?
No, the current Law does not recognize commitment ceremonies as being legally binding.
My partner is unable to obtain a divorce but we would like to have a marriage type of ceremony. What can we do?
Whilst the ceremony will not be legally registered we are able to create a ceremony in which the two of you make pledges and promises to each other, just as in a marriage ceremony.
We were married overseas, but would like to have a ceremony here so that our family and friends can be present. Can we have another ceremony?
We cannot legally marry you again here however we can repeat the ceremony referring to the previous marriage date, re stating your vows as pledged on that day and incorporating all the additional things that you would like to add. This ceremony will not be registered in Australia because you are already married!