My Commitment to you as your Funeral Celebrant

  • I will put the needs of the deceased and the bereaved above all other considerations.
  • I recognise the social, cultural and moral significance of the funeral service in the Australian community which is underpinned by the importance of strong and respectful family relationships.
  • I will visit the family  in order to discuss their needs and to plan the service.
  • I will compose a funeral service using information and guidance from the family, being sensitive to any conflicting wishes and resolving these to the best of my ability.
  • I will endeavour in every way to prepare and conduct a funeral service which meets their needs and expectations.
  • I will ensure that my personal appearance is in keeping with the dignity of the occasion.
  • I will arrive at the service venue at least 20 minutes prior to the beginning of the service.
  • I maintain a high standard of service in my professional conduct and practice.
  • I act in an ethical manner at all times.
  • I ensure accuracy in the preparation of documents.
  • I respect the privacy and confidentiality of all parties.
  • I welcome feedback from the parties
  • I am foundation member and former Secretary of Funeral Celebrants Association Australia Incorporated


 Sydney Funeral Celebrant Elaine Searle                  Life Celebration and tribute

Funeral Celebrants Association Australia

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Privacy Policy

Elaine Searle, Civil Celebrant is committed to your privacy, therefore I do not disclose any personal information about any of my clients to other businesses. Any personal information that I collect will only be used and disclosed for the purpose for which it has been provided to me.

Information Collected
Information about IP addresses, web browsers and computer operating systems are automatically transmitted to web servers as an integral part of the operation of the Internet. The purpose of this information is to evaluate the performance of the website and to improve the content and format for its users. My web server collects the following types of information for statistical purposes about visitors to our website:
number of users who visit the website
date and time of visits
This data is analysed for trends and statistics and then discarded. My website logs are not personally identifiable and I make no attempt to link them with individuals who browse the site.

Personal Information Security

Elaine Searle, Civil  Celebrant will take all reasonable steps to ensure that your information is secure from any unauthorised access or disclosure and at all times complies with the federal privacy laws. My security and privacy policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary and only authorised individuals have access to the information provided by my clients.

Links to Other Websites

Other websites linked to this website are for your convenience and information only and in no way constitute an endorsement by Elaine Searle, Civil  Celebrant.

These websites are not controlled in any way by us. Please be aware of this when you click on any such links. I am not responsible for the privacy practices and/or policies of any website other than my own. Consequently, I strongly suggest that you review the privacy policy of every website you visit, whether or not they are linked to by my own site.

Legal Disclaimer

I reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when I believe that disclosure is necessary to protect my rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order or legal process served on our website.