The couple will need to arrange
for a marriage
commissioner to perform the ceremony.
On a side note: Justices
of the Peace (JP's) are not authorized to conduct civil marriages in
Only a marriage commissioner can perform the wedding. (Some
marriage commissioners are also JPs but it is only because of the
marriage commissioner appointment that they are able to conduct
The cost for a professional to perform the marriage is $250.00.
Here are the names and numbers to the most frequently used wedding
commissioner and Justice of Peace:
Compton (403) 678-5907
Jim Beastro (403) 722-2800
Norine Dahms (403) 844-9292
Don McFadyen (403) 843-2861
For more information on wedding certificates or where to submit the