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How do I become qualified to marry people in Ontario

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How do I become qualified to marry people in Ontario?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  John replied 7 years ago.
There are two types: religious marriage or a civil marriage.
A religious marriage is performed by a religious official of a recognized religious organization who has received authorization from the Office of the Registrar General to perform marriages in Ontario under the Marriage Act. As such, you would need their approval.

Civil Marriages are performed in Ontario by a judge, justice of the peace or municipal clerk.

As such, unless you meet one of these qualifications, you cannot.
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