Contact Information
Alternate Name City Clerk's Office ; CV19 ; Marriage Ceremonies ; Marriage Licences
Office Phone 519-837-5603
TTY Phone 519-826-9771
Fax 519-763-1269
Site Location Guelph-Downtown
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
1 Carden St, 4th Fl
Guelph, ON N1H 3A1
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Intersection Wilson St and Carden St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update: In-person service hours have changed, call or visit website for more information

Official document holder for the City of Guelph responsible for recording the proceedings of Council meetings, meetings of Council Committees and keeping originals of all by-laws, minutes and official documents of Council. Services include commissioning of oaths and responding to inquiries

City Clerk's Office includes functions under the Municipal Act, Municipal Elections Act (returning office for all municipal elections), Vital Statistics Act, Marriage Act, Planning Act, Development Charges Act, Ontario Heritage Act, and the services of a Commissioner of Oaths for witnessing signatures for certain documents (advance bookings required).

Civil marriage ceremonies (non-denominational) are performed by the Marriage Officiant in Council Chambers and other locations of choice. They may be scheduled during and outside of business hours.

Hours * Phone Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sep-Jun * Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm, Jul-Aug * In-person (ServiceGuelph) Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm
* Commissioner of Oaths Mon-Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm
Areas Served Guelph
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information - some services require advance booking 
Civil marriage ceremony bookings must be arranged in advance. For information, call 519-822-1260 ext 2468; e-mail or
Languages English
Fees Service - call or visit website for information
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Service Categories City Government Information Services ~ Government Services Issues ; City/Town Clerk Offices ; Commissioner of Oaths ; Marriage Licences ; Wedding Related Services