Getting married in New Zealand is easy with Eloping Weddings

Congratulations, you have just found the best little New Zealand wedding planner. We specialise in intimate eloping weddings. When you choose Eloping Weddings to plan your wedding day in New Zealand we arrange everything for you from start to finish. Getting married in New Zealand is very easy and why so many international couples choose New Zealand to get married. No matter what your sexual preference, we arrange New Zealand marriages that are legally binding marriages and civil unions.

How do you elope in New Zealand?

We are your New Zealand wedding planner so we advise you on how you can make contact with your NZ Embassy to get your marriage licence arranged from abroad. To start the process of your marriage application we advise you on how to meet basic criteria to get a marriage licence. On your wedding day your NZ registered celebrant will give you a signed copy of your marriage licence. You can order a marriage certificate after this is signed and sent to the NZ Government. Don’t worry, it sounds difficult but it’s relatives simple and we assure you, we make it easy and assist you in this area of your wedding. We are your ultimate New Zealand wedding planning service.

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Eloping weddings in New Zealand

Legally binding New Zealand elopements made easy

New Zealand marriages are legally binding and you will be recognised world wide as a married couple.

We have the contacts and know how to make this part of your wedding extra easy. When you get to New Zealand its just a matter of having fun and enjoying the best day ever.

Legalities of your eloping wedding are explained fully when you book with Eloping Weddings

In terms of the marriage licence this has just become easier. Now we can send you the link, down load, complete the forms, send off the details and have the licence sent to our celebrant. Easy peasy.

Deposits are non refundable. Due to weather, we will provide a wet or dangerous weather option as per your wedding license. ‘Eloping Weddings Packages’ are subject to NZ Tax laws, DOC (Department of Conservation) or Iwi (Maori Land) charges and are subject to change. If and where possible, we can change your wedding date due to bad weather but there will be additional fees dependant on the location. Cancellations within one month from the booked wedding date will require full payment. Any additional extras added to your package and not included the package will incur a $25 booking fee.

For more information to help simplify this, feel free to contact us, we are more than happy to help.

We have tried and tested the very best restaurants in New Zealand to ensure your wedding night is perfect. Any food or allergy requirements you can be noted for your dining options.

Current prices are applicable for bookings made between the 7th of January 2019 – 31 January 2020. To secure a booking we require a non refundable deposit of $2000 NZD for weddings in the North Island of New Zealand, and a $2500.00 NZD deposit for weddings in the South Island and South Pacific. All package prices in this information pack and custom quoted prices by Eloping Weddings Ltd are GST exclusive and subject to NZ tax laws, DOC (department of conservation) or Iwi (Maori land) charges and are subject to change. Bookings will be pencilled in and held for one week only. Any additional bookings extras outside of the packages will be subject to a $25 booking fee. Additional overtime rates for photo and/or video is priced at $300 + GST per hour. Deposits are non refundable. Cancellations –  40% of the total price is due including GST for wedding cancelled three months before the agreed wedding date.