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Welcome to the Toronto Civic Wedding Chambers. Marriages are performed at Toronto City Hall Wedding Chambers by appointment only. Please arrange your appointment in advance.

Our Marriage Officiants are licenced to perform marriage ceremonies by the Registrar General of the Province of Ontario.

The fee is $252.00 ($223.00 + $28.99HST). We require a deposit of $122.00 at the time of booking or within 3 days following and the balance of $130.00 due on the wedding day. The deposit is non-refundable. However,if you notify us 48 hours in advance,you may make one change to the date and time for up to one year.

On Your Wedding Day
You must bring the following:

1. A valid marriage licence
2. Two witnesses
3. The balance of Cdn.$130.00 in cash ONLY

The new chamber seats 15 people and there is standing room for approximately 15 others. The couple and two witnesses stand during the ceremony. Friends and family are welcome!

Ceremonies are performed every half hour. We ask you to arrive at the Chambers ten minutes early. Parties who arrive late will be accommodated at our discretion.

Please feel free to expand your vows or include speical readings in your ceremony.

Pictures and/or video may be taken during the ceremony. Pictures may also be taken in the first floor lobby of City Hall or in Nathan Phillips Square .

Professional photographic services are available from Rapid Photo in the Sheraton Centre. Please call them directly at 416-368-3888 for specially priced City Hall Wedding Packages.

Fresh flower arrangements inside the Wedding Chamber are provided by Ginkgo Floral Design. Bridal bouquets can be ordered from them at 416-640-1209 .

Directly following the ceremony, you will receive a "Record of Solemnization of Marriage" from the Officiant. Your licence will be mailed immediately to the Office of the Registrar General in Thunder Bay for registration.

Approximately eight weeks after the wedding date, you may wish to apply for a formal Certificate of Marriage from the Registrar General of Ontario in Thunder Bay. The application form and fee schedule were included with the information you received when you purchased your marriage licence. If you do not have the Marriage Certificate Application Form, you may pick it up from any marriage licence office or from the Toronto Office of the Registrar General at 47 Sheppard Ave. E., 4th floor (Tel: 416.325.8305)

Best wishes on your forthcoming marriage.


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