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Robert Rooney - Marriage Commissioner Calgary is a wedding officiant based in Calgary, Alberta. Robert has been working in this field since 2007 and he has had the privilege of marrying over 1,200 couples over the years. He loves to be a part of such an important day of his client's lives and makes sure that everything goes as planned.

Services Offered

Robert Rooney - Marriage Commissioner Calgary specializes in civil, non-religious ceremonies, and personalizes each wedding to match a couple's needs and wants. He happily serves couples from all walks of life and works to make sure their big day matches their unique love story. His services include consultations, assisting couples with their own vows and rehearsals and renewals. With his flexible packages and welcoming demeanour, Robert Rooney will strive to make your big day one to remember.

Frequently asked questions

What types of weddings and events do you provide services for?

Civil union
Non-religious
Vow renewal
Ceremony rehearsal

What services do you provide?

Licensed
Allow couple' own vows

What religious affiliations do you serve?

No denomination

On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate?

Less than 30 mins.

What is the starting price for your wedding services?

$250

Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?

No

What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals?

$125
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Reviews for Robert Rooney - Marriage Commissioner Calgary

4.6 out of 5 rating
4.6 out of 5 rating
9 reviews
92% recommend it
  • Quality of service
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  • Response time
    4.8 out of 5 rating
  • Professionalism
    4.9 out of 5 rating
  • Value
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  • Flexibility
    4.3 out of 5 rating
Isabel
Isabel G. Sent on 03/08/2020
5 out of 5 rating

Great Officiant

He is outstanding! Really excellent, quick, dramatic, no fuss.
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Sarah L. Sent on 10/09/2020
3.6 out of 5 rating

It was fine.

Very nice man, but make sure you DO NOT let him see you consume ANY alcohol before your ceremony!! My husbands best man wasn’t able to sign our marriage certificate because he was caught with a beer. Other than that everything was good!
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Werther C. Sent on 29/03/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Great! Robert is fantastic.

Robert was fantastic, by explaining all details of the marriage process previously the ceremony, that was provided in the way we wanted. Thank you so much Robert!
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Aleah D. Sent on 09/10/2018
3 out of 5 rating

He read off the script

He was ok. We spent an hour a month before the wedding going over the changes to his script we wanted and mixing up the order to make it make sense for us and what we wanted to do and on our day he reverted to his original script. By no means ruined the day but I felt it was below average or average at best. We are married so there is that. My brother and sister in law had him 10 years ago, couldn't remember his name and warned not to get him. Just my luck we cheaped out and wound up with the same officiant. At their wedding, he forgot their vows and didn't pronounce my sister in laws name right. If you don't care about having a personal experience then he's cheap and does the job. ...have low expectation though.
Heidi
Heidi K. Sent on 25/07/2017
5 out of 5 rating
Robert was so wonderful! Very personable and so easy to work with. I work some awful sgifts and he was able to accomadate us. He helped make sure our day was special. Thank you. Would definitely recommend
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Jennifer D. Sent on 16/09/2015
5 out of 5 rating
Robert was amazing. Robert assisted my husband and I in planning a wedding ceremony that was perfect for us. We don't get married often, so Robert's suggestions were valuable and welcome. He's well spoken and lead the ceremony perfectly.
[Anonymous] Sent on 16/02/2017
5 out of 5 rating
I have attending four or five wedding now that he has officiated! He is outstanding! Really excellent, quick, dramtic, no fuss. I enjoy the ceremony each and everytime. Each one is happily married too:)
[Anonymous] Sent on 12/09/2012
4.8 out of 5 rating
My husband and I felt so comfortable with Robert. He is such a lovely man and totally genuine. He was quite flexible as we wanted to incorporate some of our Christian values into the ceremony itself. Although he personally couldn't do it, he was able to give us some ideas of how we could and good places to insert them into the ceremony. His rose ceremony is really beautiful. Our only regret is that when we met 6 months after the initial consultation to go through the final practice, all of us forgot to discuss who would bring the roses for the rose ceremony. Unfortunately, because we forgot this detail, we had to remove it during our ceremony because we couldn't really proceed with it without them. However, he was a pleasure to work with and we would recommend him to anyone else in the future.
Kaytlan
Kaytlan Sent on 01/08/2021
5 out of 5 rating

Perfect Day

Robert was wonderful to work with and did everything exactly how we asked.
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