Congratulations on your upcoming nuptials. This is a wonderful and exciting time for not only the couple but the whole family. If you intend to be married in the parish, at least 6 to 8 months notice must be given. Please contact the Parish Office (details below) to make an appointment.
Below is a video link with a simple explanation about this special Sacrament from the Catholic perspective. Feel free to click on it to view the contents.
Weddings at St Joseph’s Como Oyster Bay
In line with Public Health (Covid-19 Restrictions on Gatherings and Movement) Order 2020 and our Covid-19 Safety Plan St Joseph’s can accommodate up to 80 Wedding Guests including the Bridal Party with the addition of up to 4 musicians.
Fees for Weddings (Separate from your donation to the Priest):
- Church only fee for our Regular Parishioners $500.00 plus G.S.T ($550) includes wedding rehearsal. Payment required when booking the Church.
- Church only fee for non-Parishioners $800.00 plus G.S.T ($880) includes wedding rehearsal. Payment required when booking the Church.
- Offering to Priest (Stole Fee) is separate (suggested $200.00 plus G.S.T)
- Additional items (e.g. music, flowers, use of audio/visual equipment and live streaming) are charged separately. Price available on application
In case of cancellation a fee of $100 plus G.S.T. ($110) will be retained if a booking is cancelled with less than 3 months’ notice.
A meeting with the Parish Priest should be arranged 6-8 months prior to your wedding date to prepare the documentation for your wedding.
A Pre-marriage Education Course, offered by the Archdiocese, is a prerequisite before marriage. Contact CatholicCare Sydney to arrange course attendance on 02 9509 1234 or email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit their website for details: www.catholiccare.org .
For further enquiries contact the Parish Office on 02 9528 0205 or email email@example.com