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Valentine's Day with the Registry: Love at first sight to wedded bliss

14 Feb 2023

The iconic Sydney Opera House will be the stunning backdrop for more than 30 loved-up couples as they tie the knot in exclusive micro-wedding ceremonies hosted by the NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages this Valentine's Day.

Valentine's Day scams target hopeless romantics

09 Feb 2023

Romantics across the state are reminded to open their hearts but not their bank accounts in the lead up to Valentine’s Day.

NSW Registry celebrates love five years on from marriage equality

18 Jan 2023

More than 1250 same-sex couples have chosen to tie the knot at the NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages since Australia achieved marriage equality in 2017.

The Year of the Rabbit hops into the Lunar New Year with a commemorative birth certificate

17 Jan 2023

Celebrations to ring in the Year of the Rabbit have kicked off with the release of a special Chinese Zodiac commemorative birth certificate by NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages.

Say "I do" to a micro-wedding for WorldPride 2023

21 Oct 2022

As Sydney gears up to host WorldPride in 2023, the NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages has three enviable micro-wedding locations ready to book for customers wanting to profess their mega love on a micro scale.

New Indigenous art celebrates milestone moments

14 Oct 2022

Customers across NSW can now celebrate the birth of their child, milestone birthdays or weddings with the launch of new Indigenous-designed commemorative certificates.

Double happiness marriage certificate launches

19 May 2022

Married couples can commemorate their union with ancient Chinese symbolism with the NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages (the Registry)’s new Double Happiness commemorative marriage certificate.

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