Licensed Marriage Officer
Wedding ceremony according to your taste and flair at any venue across South Africa.
We’ll help you get the paperwork sorted and plan your amazing ceremony.
We will never share your info. Promise
Thanks for presiding over us on the day. We had a great wedding which was enjoyed by all.
Juan and Magali
Thank you so much for the lovely ceremony you performed for me and Jon last week.
Wendy & Jonathan
Just want to say thank you for last saturday. It all went smoothly and was short and sweet and lighthearted as we wanted it to be.
Don-Rico & Shinaaz
Marriage Officers have performed over 3000 wedding ceremonies across South Africa for both SA citizens and non-SA citizens. We fully understand all the legalities and documentation required to officiate weddings in South Africa and are committed to providing you with a tailormade wedding ceremony.
How it works – Our process
- Contact us for a wedding ceremony quote
- Meet with the marriage officer in your area to discuss your special ceremony
- We assist you with the legal documentation process
- Your wedding ceremony and legal signing take place. You receive your handwritten abridged certificate on the same day.
- We submit all documentation for registration at South African Home Affairs
Licensed marriage officer in South Africa
Our licensed marriage officers prefer the personal approach and will spend time with you as a couple to gain a sense of your relationship to use as inspiration for your wedding service. We travel to the venue of your choice across South Africa to provide our services. The Ceremony Fee includes all aspects to prepare, officiate, and submit your documentation.
We cater for all couples, language is not a barrier for us as we arrange translators for various languages such as French, German, Italian etc. We perform weddings ceremonies for couples of any religious, non-religious or cultural backgrounds.
We accommodate a variety of wedding styles and wedding venues whether it be on the beach or on the mountain. Speak to your marriage officiant as they often have many suggestions about beautiful settings to exchange vows. Take a look at the testimonials from happy couples that Marriage Officers has had the pleasure of joining in matrimony.
We interact daily with South African Home Affairs and are updated about changes as they happen. The information below is a guideline and can change without notice.
- SA Home Affairs do not accept emailed documents – original documents must be handed in.
- Foreign citizens possessing a green non-SA citizen ID document are regarded as SA citizens for purpose of marriage.
- This interview is NOT necessary for marriages between two non-SA citizens.
***We are not licensed to officiate same-sex marriages.
Complete our easy questionnaire that will provide you with a personal checklist about the info and documents that are required. It is free and will take you 5 minutes.
We are stylish, joyful engaging and passionate about people. We keep proceedings smooth and enjoyable.
Personal ceremony according to your taste and flair at any venue.
Experienced in all the legalities, procedures and documentation required.
Formal or informal. Non-religious or religious. Hotels, wine estates, forest or beach weddings. Intimate home ceremonies.
Special memories can be renewed.
Surprise weddings, eloping Mock weddings.