Services and Fees


Justice of the Peace services

Ceremony only – $200

In the province of Nova Scotia the set fee for a civil ceremony is $200. This fee include a pre-ceremony meeting and the ceremony. This option works well for wedding with use of a standard script.

Ceremony and Rehearsal  – $300

 An optional rehearsal of the ceremony can be arranged for an additional fee of $100. A rehearsal is recommended if you are customizing your ceremony. This fee include a pre– ceremony meeting, a rehearsal, and the ceremony.

Expenses and Mileage

No additional expenses or mileage fees will apply for weddings in the areas of Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford, Sackville, Mount Uniacke, Porter’s Lake, Musquodoboit Harbour, St. Margaret’s Bay or Lunenburg.

Additional expenses and mileage rates may apply outside of HRM.

Elopement Packages

For the latest information of elopement / packages for smaller weddings, check out Elope Nova Scotia