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Jonathan is a professional wedding celebrant known for conducting memorable, personal wedding ceremonies which you and your guests will thoroughly enjoy. He believes that your wedding must “feel” like it’s your ceremony. "I believe that you and your guests should enjoy the ceremony just as much as they enjoy the party afterward. I confess to having a sense of humour! Guests invariably come to me afterward to tell me that that was the best wedding ceremony they have ever been to. What I do is to make sure your wedding is the best wedding ceremony you have ever been to".

We offer:

Jonathan Payne, The Wedding Celebrant, offers more than 30 years of experience in leading personalized, enjoyable wedding ceremonies all over KZN and South Africa. He will work with you to create your personal ceremony and register your marriage with the Deparment of Home Affairs.

Types of wedding we officiate:

Full Wedding Celebrations
Private marriage registrations at my office or your home
International Marriages
Heterosexual and same sex marriages or civil partnerships

Contact Information

(083) 4617123


We just want to thank you so much for making our wedding ceremony so perfect, it was exactly what we wanted and you were exceptional in every way. We received numerous compliments from our guests who said you were literally the best wedding officiant they have come across and they really enjoyed the ceremony. Our honest feedback is that our experience was exceptional and there is nothing we can add, your humour was on point and you made us feel so comfortable. Kylie and Sinako
Thank you for your time and effort to make our wedding day special on such short notice. Really appreciate it. Johan and Gerhard
Bride and groom walking down aisle
Bride and groom together at reception
Bride and groom walking down aisle while everyone celebrates
Brides together with bouquet
Couple holding hands at the beach
Best man passing over rings to bride and groom at beach ceremony