Congratulations on your upcoming nuptials! Our Clerk's Department is happy to assist you in making your special day unforgettable. Below find an overview of some pages that may be relevant to you and your partner.

PLEASE NOTE: The Clerks department are at capacity for officiating summer weddings, and are booking into the fall. Council Chambers during regularly scheduled office hours are available.

Book your Marriage Licence appointment online:
(Email or call 807-274-5323 x1212 if you need further availability/it's urgent).


Types of Marriages

Explore the various types of marriage ceremonies available to you.

Marriage Licence

Learn about the essential steps and requirements for obtaining a marriage licence, ensuring your union is legally recognized.

Marriages Outside of Ontario

Planning a destination wedding? Discover what you need to know about getting married outside of Ontario while still ensuring your marriage is legally binding.

Age Requirements

Understand the legal age requirements for marriage in the Province of Ontario to ensure compliance with all regulations.

Identification Needed for a Marriage Licence

Find out which forms of identification are necessary when applying for a marriage licence, simplifying the process for you and your partner.

Prior Marriage

If you or your partner have been previously married, learn about the necessary steps and documentation required for your upcoming marriage.

Same-Sex Marriages

Celebrate love in all its forms. Explore the information for same-sex couples planning on getting married.

Getting Married by a Town of Fort Frances Officiant

Learn more information about getting married by a Town of Fort Frances officiant, and Meet the Officiants.

Changing Your Last Name

Explore the options and procedures available for changing your last name after marriage, ensuring a smooth transition to your new identity as a married couple.

The Day of Your Wedding

A few things to remember about the day of your wedding, including guidance about use of alcohol before the ceremony.


Chelsea Greig
Communications Coordinator and Deputy Clerk
Phone: 807-274-5323 ext. 1212


Gabrielle Lecuyer
Municipal Clerk
Phone: 807-274-5323 ext. 1215