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In using a non-denominational officiant, the breadth of freedom in creating a ceremony that captures your spirit, faith, traditions, and vision of your life going forward is without limits. As I have no agenda, my intention is to guide you toward and include anything that makes your ceremony special and meaningful for you.
I can send you a marriage license application PDF or you can obtain and complete it when you go for your license. The Vermont license fee is $70 and is valid for 60 days. No witnesses are needed and there is no waiting period.
Once your’re married, I will sign & return your license to the clerk. They will mail your marriage certificate to you.
While I reside in Northern Vermont, that doesn’t keep me from traveling to you. There are six beautiful New England states and, just across Lake Champlain, northern New York is but a ferry ride away.
Renewing Your Vows: When a couple chooses to choose one another all over again, it expresses and recognizes the strength of their commitment to individuality as well as partnership – no matter what.
LBGTQ: If we are lucky enough in this life to find someone to love and by whom to be loved, then it is always a blessing.
Elopement: Sometimes the “helpful suggestions”, shoulds, opinions, and over the top razzle-dazzle take away from what is most important.. Stealing away last minute or with a bit of planning, I’m here to assist.
My fee is determined on an individual basis taking into account a local or out of town wedding, and possible accommodation. A contract will be provided upon request.
In 18 years I have never missed a wedding. If, for an unseen circumstance, I cannot fulfill my obligations, I will secure another officiant.