Grey Bruce

Welcome to your source for all things wedding related.

From your ENGAGEMENT to your FIRST HOME and everything in between!!


Congratulations on your upcoming wedding!

I'd be delighted to assist you plan your wedding.

I am a Registered Wedding Officiant, authorized to perform weddings in Ontario.

I have over 20 years experience and have performed 100's of wedding ceremonies

Including: traditional, informal, civil, religious, contemporary, etc..

I will help you:

* Plan your wedding ceremony. I will help you with all the details to design a ceremony that is personalized, and unique to you and is exactly what you want to happen on your wedding day.

After you reserve your wedding date:

* I will send you samples of a variety wedding ceremonies and other options like sand pouring, candle lighting and tree plantings. I allow you to choose any one of these as is, or mix ad match or add your own items to suit.

* I will send to you a Planning Checklist that covers every detail of a wedding ceremony from arrival of the wedding party to the recessional.

* You will receive friendly consultations at any time via phone and/or email. (I usually do not require a meeting with the bride and groom)

*  I will provide you with any other resources you may need to plan your ceremony.

On Your Wedding Day

* Your rehearsal and ceremony will be conducted with dignity, professionalism and sensitivity to your needs.

* If your venue provides a Wedding Director, I will work in close co-operation with that person.

* I will arrive at least 20 minutes before the wedding to make sure everything is ready and provide any directions needed to begin the ceremony.

* I will fill out your "Marriage License", the Rocord of Marriage Book and have them ready for signing.

* At the end of the ceremony, I will present you with your "Certificate of Marriage" and a resentation folder with a copy of your ceremony.


Basic Civil ceremony in your home for Bride, Groom ad witnesses only - $100.

All other weddings - $250. Includes planning session, rehearsal, wedding service and all the legal paperwork. (I believe this is the lowest rate in the area)

Travel Allowance: 25 cents/Km total round trips for rehearsal & wedding.

So, let's get together and start planning your perfect wedding day.

PHONE ME @ 519-270-1125 OR SEND AN EMAIL FROM YOUR OWN EMAIL ADDRESS TO: [email protected]


Based out of

Hanover area, ON

Derwyn Docken Officiating