Civil Ceremonies Waterford

Every wedding is a special occasion, and Dooleys hotel offers an intimate experience to ensure that you enjoy and celebrate your Civil Wedding, catering for all your own individual requirements.

The magnificent quayside views, impeccable service and unforgettable food is why Dooleys is the choice location for that special occasion.

For your convenience Dooley’s Hotel has been approved to host Civil Marriage Ceremonies in Waterford. We have all the facilities on site for Civil Ceremonies and Blessings Our Suites are available to suit all sized parties. 

We recommend using Butlers of Dungarvan to enhance the experience and provide all your own unique touches to the ceremony. 

To hold a Civil Marriage Ceremony at Dooley’s Hotel you are required to do the following:

Contact the registrar regarding availability of dates and intended arrangements.

Contact Dooley’s Hotel to check on available dates in conjunction with the Registrar.

Once approval has been granted for your Civil Marriage Ceremony, proceed with planning your wedding.

Contact Details for the Registrar are:

Margaret Farrell

Civil Registrar,

Community Care Centre,

Cork Road,





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