Congratulatory Messages

Congratulatory messages

The Government of Nova Scotia Protocol Office manages all requests for congratulatory messages (for milestones) from the Lieutenant Governor. The following parameters apply:

Birthday
Starting at 80 then every 5 years only (80, 85, 90, 95, 100).
Available annually after 100.

Anniversary
Starting at 50 then every 5 years only (50, 55, 60, 65, 70).
Available annually after 70.

Use the Protocol Office online request form.

To request a congratulatory message from Her Majesty The Queen or The Governor General please consult the Contact Us page on the Governor General's website for details and then complete the request form.

Please note that all certificates are sent by regular mail.  Please ensure that you submit your request at least 6 weeks in advance to ensure delivery prior to your date of celebration.

Canadian Forces Retirement Certificates

To request a retirement certificate for a member of The Canadian Forces please complete the request form and fax it to (902) 424-1790.