For ministers who have a marriage license granted to them through Churches of Christ in SA & NT Inc, you are required to follow the latest Guidelines on the Marriage Act 1961 for Marriage Celebrants a checklist of completing the required documentation and when can be found at the end of this document on pages 129-131.. You can also find the Marriage Act 1961 here. This covers all aspects of law relating to solemnising marriages.
You can find Marriage Rites for Churches of Christ Ministers in Australia here. This is the policy document from the Council of Churches of Christ in Australia that governs how you are to conduct Marriage Ceremonies using the Rites of Churches of Christ.
If you require stationary such as a new Marriage Registry book, Marriage Certificates for couples, or any other documents related to solemnising marriages go to the canprint order here.
Our new policy for Churches of Christ Marriage Celebrants will be uploaded shortly. In the meantime the PDF attached is a quick reference checklist fo completing marriage documents.
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