Planning your dream wedding requires you to choose your wedding suppliers. This includes your wedding celebrant who will be responsible for making your marriage official. Finding the best celebrant that will celebrate with you on your special day is an extremely important decision. But how can you find the right celebrant for your wedding? Where do you even start? Find out how below.
Ask recommendations from friends and family
A wedding celebrant is someone that goes beyond the qualifications written on paper. They need to have the right personality and presence to make your wedding ceremony a memorable one. You can start your search for the best celebrant by asking your friends and loved ones who have gotten married just recently. Ask for their unbiased opinion and feedback on everything from the way the celebrant communicates, perform the job and plan the actual ceremony.
Ask recommendations from wedding suppliers
The professionals and people behind the wedding industry are closely tied with each other. In fact, you may notice that practically everybody knows everyone. Leverage on this chance by asking your wedding suppliers, say, your wedding planner, for their recommendations regarding the best wedding celebrants. There is a big chance that your hired suppliers have already worked alongside before with several celebrants so they will be able to give you honest feedback and recommendations regarding who the top celebrants are.
Google reviews are the honest opinions of a celebrants previously happily married couples. The more reviews a celebrant has on Google you can bet they have triple the amount of happy couples who have shared their special day with that celebrant.
Most celebrants offer consultations to discuss what you want on your big day, so once you have found a shortlist of potential celebrants give them a call and arrange a meet up so you can find if they are the right fit for your wedding.