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IMGL4721Birthday or anniversary message from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II sends messages to Canadians who are 100 years of age or older and to couples who are celebrating an anniversry of 60 years or more. These are issued by the Office of the Secretary to the Governor General.

If the anniversary or birthday has already taken place, the message from The Queen may be backdated up to 6 months.

To request a message, please fill out the Request form (PDF) and follow the instructions.

Anniversary Messages: 60th anniversary (min.) Interval: 5 years

Birthday Messages: 100th anniversary (min.) Interval: each year thereafter

*To ensure that you receive your message in time for your celebration, please a minimum of 6 weeks for delivery.


Birthday or anniversary message from the Govenor General the Right Honourable David Johnston

The Governor General sends messages to Canadians who are 90 years of age or older and to couples who are celebrating an anniversary of 50 years or more. These are issued by the Office of the Secretary to the Governor General. If the anniversary or birthday has already taken place, the message from the Governor General may be backdated up to 12 months.

To request a message, please fill out the Request form (PDF) and follow the instructions.

Anniversary Messages: 50th anniversary (min.) Interval: 5 years

Birthday Messages: 90th anniversary (min.) Interval: 5 years

*To ensure that you receive your message in time for your celebration, please a minimum of 6 weeks for delivery.


A special message from MP Bernard Généreux

You town or your organisation celebrate an historic moment or you host various and special activités? Your MP can highlight this event.

To make a request, do contact Patricia Boulet, relationship with community agent at 1855- 881-9876.