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Wedding capacity update

Small weddings of up to 11 people can be held in NSW.

You can attend a wedding if you are the celebrant (or officiant), one of the two people getting married, one of the two necessary witnesses, you are recording the service, or one of 5 guests.

If you live in Greater Sydney, you can only attend a wedding in Greater Sydney.

If you live in regional NSW, you can only attend a wedding in regional NSW.

There are other wedding rules depending on where you live. See the rules for Greater Sydney and regional NSW.

Chippendale office – wedding service update

From Wednesday 8 September wedding ceremonies will resume at our Chippendale registry as per The Department of Health guidelines for small weddings. Availabilities are limited.

Our Parramatta registry will remain closed until future notice. 

Thank you for your patience as we work to re-schedule customers who have had their wedding ceremonies impacted by COVID-19 restrictions. 



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Our staff provide a friendly and professional service so you'll have a memorable and heartfelt personalised ceremony.

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Wedding ceremony at the Chippendale location

Chippendale Registry

35 Regent Street, Chippendale. 

Capacity: COVID capacity limits apply

Located in Sydney's inner-city suburb of Chippendale, our wedding ceremony room offers an elegant and intimate setting to share with loved ones on your special day.

Chippendale Registry location map

Parramatta NSW Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages

Parramatta Registry

160 Marsden Street, Parramatta. 

Capacity: COVID capacity limits apply

Bathed in sunlight, our Parramatta wedding ceremony room is beautifully decorated with a choice of iconic Sydney backdrops, plus an outdoor terrace overlooking the picture-perfect Parramatta River.

Parramatta Registry location map

Wedding at Handpicked Cellar Door

Handpicked Cellar Door

50 Kensington Street, Chippendale. 

Capacity: COVID capacity limits apply

Historic Chippendale is home to Handpicked Cellar Door, a former brewery brought back to life as an urban cellar door. It’s a spacious, light-filled venue with floor-to-ceiling windows and exposed brick walls in a lively heritage streetscape. Let Handpicked look after you and your guests with a special wedding package including wine, food and VIP service.


View our special wedding packages (PDF, 1.7 MB)

Handpicked Cellar Door location map 

Manly Surf Life Saving Club

Manly Surf Life Saving Club

Ashburner Street & South Steyne, Manly

Capacity: COVID capacity limits apply

Housed in the Manly Surf Pavilion overlooking Manly Beach, the views from the open sundeck are spectacular, making this a perfect venue for your wedding ceremony. The club is a five minute walk from Manly Wharf and close to public transport. There are many local restaurants and eateries where you and your guests can celebrate.

Manly SLSC location map

Old Wollongong Courthouse

Old Wollongong Courthouse

1 Harbour Street, Wollongong. 

Capacity: COVID capacity limits apply

Complete with classic sandstone arches and landscaped gardens, the Old Wollongong Courthouse exudes historic character and charm. This elegant wedding venue is complemented by captivating views of City Beach and Breakwater Lighthouse, setting the scene for your day to remember. 

Old Wollongong Courthouse location map


If you have further inquiries about our wedding venues please contact us.

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