Members of the Celebrants Aotearoa accept the responsibilities entrusted to them in their relationships with:

  • The clients they serve
  • The public at large and any stakeholders including relevant Government departments and agencies
  • CANZ, their colleagues, and the profession of which they are a part of

When creating and facilitating ceremonies and rituals, Celebrants Aotearoa celebrants will:

  • Maintain a high standard of professional conduct and service
  • Work in partnership with their clients, encouraging their participation and ensuring their protection
  • Demonstrate social and cultural sensitivity
  • Strive to enrich people‚Äôs lives and enhance celebrancy in Aotearoa New Zealand

The Celebrants Aotearoa Professional Standards have been developed from and in association with this Code of Ethics. As a condition of their membership, all members agree to abide by the Code of Ethics and adhere to the Celebrants Aotearoa Professional Standards in their practice as celebrants.

For a full version of the Code of Ethics, please click here.