My fees

After the wedding

Weddings

My fee for weddings is $550*. This covers:

  • the initial interview
  • a personally crafted ceremony, which can include candle lighting, sand, ring warming and handfasting ceremonies
  • all legal documentation
    (apart from a registered copy of your Marriage Certificate, if required – see point 10 of “The process”)
  • unlimited phone and/or email contact
  • a rehearsal (if required)
  • the ceremony itself
  • a portable PA system, which is also able to play music for the ceremony from an MP3 player/iPod
  • a signing table, tablecloth and two chairs (if required)
  • the marriage certificate
  • registration of documentation

A surcharge for travel outside the Central Coast may apply.

A non-refundable deposit of $150 is payable at the completion of the Notice of Intended Marriage and this usually takes place at our first interview.

Other ceremonies
(Commitments, renewals of vows, baby namings, memorials, funerals, etc.)

My fee for other ceremonies is $400. This covers:

  • the initial interview
  • a personally crafted ceremony, which can include candle lighting or sand ceremonies
  • unlimited phone and/or email contact
  • the ceremony itself
  • a portable PA system, which is also able to play music from an MP3 player/iPod
  • a commemorative certificate

A surcharge for travel outside the Central Coast may apply.

A non-refundable deposit of $100 is payable to secure the booking.

Travel outside the Central Coast

I charge 80c per km (from my home in Green Point), however the first 40 km is free.

Paying by direct deposit?

A convenient way to pay me is via direct deposit over the Internet. My bank details are as follows:
Account name: J and W Cooper
Bank: NAB
BSB: 082062
Account number: 182165980

* Pensioner and student discounts are available; please enquire.