Civil Celebrant Service
Civil Celebrant Service

We offer civil celebrant services to those who wish to marry in Hong Kong at a location of their choice and using a ceremony of their choice.

Our civil celebrant, Michael Vidler was appointed as a Civil Celebrant of Marriages in 2006 and has conducted numerous ceremonies both at our offices and at various locations, ranging from a beach lookout in Lantau, junks in the harbour, a deconsecrated church, as well as hotels, clubs and restaurants in and around Hong Kong.

Our scope of engagement generally includes:-

  • Pre-wedding preparation including taking declarations from the marrying parties, filing the Notice of Intention to Marriage and receiving the Certificate of Registrar of Marriages.
  • Guidance on the ceremony – including the provision of a sample ceremony, sample vows as well as sample poems and readings for inclusion in the ceremony if requested.
  • Conducting the wedding ceremony attend the venue of your ceremony, taking any necessary pre-ceremony declarations and officiating over the marriage ceremony.
  • Filing the copy marriage certificate with the Marriage Registry and providing certified copies of the certificate if requested.

We also have experience assisting non-Hong Kong residents wishing to marry in Hong Kong, specifically in regards to the necessary procedures that are required if the couple wish to complete the filing process from abroad.

Contact Us

Should you be interested in engaging our civil celebrant services please contact us at



Vidler & Co. Solicitors
22/F, No. 88 Lockhart Road. Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Tel: 852 2836 3369  Fax: 852 2836 5138  email:
Emergency 24 hour arrest numbers 852 91677091 (English) (Cantonese)