Planning your wedding

Preparation checklist

 

Our marriage celebrant

Chosen / confirmed:

 

Marriage licence – this takes 3 x working days. You can apply for your licence at the District Court. If you have been married before then you must provide evidence of how it ended, usually a Decree Absolute in the case of a divorce, or a death certificate if a previous partner has died.

Applied for:                                                Collected:

 

Wedding venue

Reservation / booking confirmed:

Date and time:

 

Bridal party chosen and confirmed

Chief bridesmaid or Matron of honour:

Best man:

Other attendants:

 

Music

Entrance music / song:

Music / song to be played while the marriage licence is signed:

Music / song to be played at the end of the ceremony:

 

Entertainment:

 

Ushers

Chosen / confirmed:

 

Master/mistress of ceremonies

Chosen / confirmed

 

Flowers

Wedding venue:

Bridal party:

Others:

 

Photographer

Chosen / confirmed:

 

Bridal car(s)

Arranged / booked:

 

Guest list completed:

 

Invitations

Printed:                                             Sent:

 

Wish list compiled:

 

Bridal apparel

Wedding dress:

Bridesmaid(s) dress(es):

 

Suit hire/purchase

Bridegroom:

Best man/groomsmen:

 

Gifts for attendants

Decided:                                            Obtained:

 

Wedding ring(s)

Selected:

Collected:

 

Other arrangements: