You are certainly wondering who can celebrate civil marriages in Quebec. If you are preparing for your wedding, different people are authorized to perform civil marriages under the Rules respecting the celebration of civil marriage or civil union extracted from the Civil Code of Quebec.
Who can be a celebrant of weddings? Who is authorized to celebrate civil marriages other than a notary in Quebec?
the clerks and assistant clerks of the Superior Court;
members of municipal or district councils and municipal officials designated by the Minister of Justice;
notaries who can receive notarial deeds;
any other person authorized to celebrate a civil marriage or a civil union by the Director of Civil Status of Quebec.
How to check if the chosen wedding celebrant is authorized to act by law or by the registrar of civil status?
To make sure that your officiant is authorized to perform a marriage or civil union, you can consult the Register of celebrants of civil marriages and civil unions Do you have questions about your civil marriage? Do you plan to marry civilly soon?
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