How Much Is Wedding Cost In south Africa

How Much Does Average Wedding Cost In South Africa

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According to professional wedding planners, Great Occasions, the average cost of a wedding in South Africa is between R70,000 – R80,000 for 80 to 100 people. However, the group notes that these going prices per head (R700 to R800) could easily escalate to R1,500 or R2,000 per person (R200,000 for a wedding).

How much do wedding venues cost in South Africa?

So let’s start from the top. We recommend you put 50% of your budget towards your wedding venue and catering for the day. R50 000 – R60 000 will get you an amazing wedding venue with about R45 000 for catering when working on 100 guests which makes for R450 per person.

Who pays for the wedding in South Africa?

It is traditional for the bride’s family to pay for the reception, church fees, groom’s ring, invitations, flowers, music, and gifts for the bridal party.

How much does a wedding cost for 100 guests in South Africa?

Costs vary greatly depending on the size and location of the wedding. According to professional wedding planners, Great Occasions, the average cost of a wedding in South Africa is between R70,000 – R80,000 for 80 to 100 people.

What is the most expensive part of a wedding?

reception venue

The most expensive parts of most weddings are costs associated with the reception venue, including the cost of renting materials, including tables and chairs, and serving food or alcohol.

Most expensive wedding features

Reception venue.

Engagement ring.

Reception band.

Photographer.

Florist and decor.

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