Please have a look at the list of frequently asked questions below; if you cannot find an answer to your query then please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Frequently Asked Questions

Weddings and Affirmations
Yes. We are authorised by the Registrar General for Scotland to conduct Humanist Wedding Ceremonies anywhere in Scotland.
It makes sense to book your Humanist at the same time as your venue, to get the date you want. Try to give us as much notice as possible; the week-ends in the summer are very busy. We are currently taking bookings for the next three years.
No, it’s the Humanist who is licensed, not the location, so there is no problem with that. You do need to complete forms with the local registrar, but we will help you with this.
We have Independent Humanists available all over the country, and provided we have a vacancy on the day of your Wedding, it won’t be a problem. You should get in touch as far in advance as possible to ensure we can meet your requirements.
Absolutely, we’re very flexible regarding the content of the ceremony, simply get in touch and we can discuss your requirements.
You don’t have to join us to use our services.
Yes, in December 2014, Scotland introduced equal marriage legislation. Same sex couples can now be legally married in exactly the same fashion as different sex couples, although a civil partnership is also an option. Independent Humanist Ceremonies and all of it's Celebrants are authorised to conduct fully legal ceremonies anywhere in Scotland.
Baby Namings
Congratulations! Get in touch with us to discuss your requirements, our flat fee should cover it unless you are looking for something which is not included in the standard package.
Please give us a call. Provided we have someone available on the day it won’t be a problem. We have Humanists available all over the country.
We are very flexible and will consider all reasonable requests. Get in touch with us for a chat.

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We'd love to talk to you about your wedding day! If you'd like to check availability, or if you  have any questions, please get in touch, as we have a wealth of experience and can provide answers to help plan your day.
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