NZBC, Decree Approving the Delegation of the Faculty to Assist at Weddings to Lay People, October 1994.

The New Zealand Bishops Conference gives its approval to member bishops who may decide to request the permission of the Apostolic See for granting this faculty.

NZBC, October 1994, Gen. Decr., Code of Canon Law Annotated (Montréal: Wilson & Lafleur Limitée, 2004): 1717.