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Birthday and Anniversary Greetings

Site: Halton

Record #: OAK4101
Last Full Update: 05 Feb 2022

Agency Information

Legal Status (30) Provincial Government ; (40) Federal Government
Funding Provincial ; Federal

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

When someone is celebrating a special birthday or wedding anniversary, congratulatory greetings can be requested from: 

  • Her Majesty the Queen (Currently suspended - The program will resume once His Majesty The King Charles III's personalized message has been received)
  • The Governor General of Canada
  • The Lieutenant Governor of Ontario
  • The Prime Minister of Canada
  • The Premier of Ontario
  • The Mayor of Oakville
  • The Mayor of Burlington
  • The Mayor of Milton
  • The Mayor of Halton Hills
Hours Hours not specified
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Varies by person
Application * To receive greetings from several sources, contact the office of your local MPP or MP to have orders placed on your behalf 
Her Majesty the Queen: 
* for 60+ year anniversaries and 100+ birthdays, (5 year intervals) 
* allow 8 weeks notice 
The Governor General of Canada: 
* for special occasions, 50+ year anniversaries or 90+ year birthdays (5 year interval) 
* allow 8 weeks notice 
The Lieutenant Governor of Ontario: 
* for 50+ anniversaries, 90+ birthdays, or Group Birthdays (residences/retirement facilities) 
* allow 3 weeks notice 
The Prime Minister of Canada: 
* for 25+ anniversaries or 65+ birthdays and up (5 year intervals)  
* allow 6 weeks notice 
The Premier of Ontario: 
* seven different certificates to choose from 
* Certificate Request Form 
* or contact: ServiceOntario: 416-325-3777 * TTY: 1-800-387-5559  
* allow 4 weeks notice 
The Mayor of Oakville: 
For information on process click HERE 
* phone 905-338-4173 
* fax 905-815-2001 
* email 
* or contact: Office of the Mayor, c/o Town of Oakville, 1225 Trafalgar Road, Oakville, Ontario L6H 0H3 
*allow at least 3 weeks notice 
The Mayor of Burlington: 
* can provide a congratulatory letter or certificate to Burlington individuals, organizations, and businesses celebrating a milestone birthday, anniversary, opening of a business, or another significant achievement 
* to request, visit: HERE 
* phone 905-335-7600 x 7689  
* email 
* or contact: Administrative Associate to the Mayor, 426 Brant Street, P.O. Box 5013, Burlington, Ontario L7R 3Z6 
* allow 4 weeks notice 
The Mayor of Milton: 
* Milestone Certificate (Birthday, Anniversary, Corporate Achievement) 
* submit through website 
* phone 905-878-7252 ext 2104 or 1-800-418-5494  
* fax 905-878-5927 
* or contact: Mayor/CAO's Office, Milton Town Hall, 150 Mary Street, Milton ON L9T 6Z5 
The Mayor of Halton Hills: 
* congratulatory message to a Halton Hills resident celebrating a birthday 75+ or an anniversary 50+  
* submit through website 
* phone 905 873-2600 or 1-877-712-2205 
* fax 905-873-2347 
* allow 2-3 weeks notice
Languages English ; French
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Ontario
Physical Access Not Applicable

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Topic Guides
HCSD Sub Heading Special Topics
Service Categories Community Recognition

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