Birthdays and Wedding Anniversaries

Upon request, the Lieutenant Governor sends greetings to current and former Saskatchewan residents celebrating milestone birthdays and wedding anniversaries.  The Lieutenant Governor’s Office also forwards requests to other officials, so if you request the message through the Lieutenant Governor's Office, you do not need to contact other offices.  Following is a list of officials who receive the requests and the type of occasions they acknowledge:

  • Her Majesty The Queen acknowledges wedding anniversaries starting at 60 and then every 5 years.  She acknowledges birthdays starting at 100 and then every year.  The Queen's greeting is not mailed until 2 weeks prior to the actual occasion date.
  • The Lieutenant Governor acknowledges wedding anniversaries for the 25th anniversary and the 50th anniversary and then every 5 years.  The Lieutenant Governor acknowledges birthdays starting at 80 and then every 5 years.
  • The Governor General acknowledges wedding anniversaries starting at 50 and then every 5 years.  The Governor General acknowledges birthdays starting at 90 and then every 5 years. 
  • The Prime Minister acknowledges wedding anniversaries starting at 25 years and then every 5 years, and every wedding anniversary starting at 50.  The Prime Minister acknowledges birthdays starting at 65 and then every 5 years, and every birthday starting at 75.
  • The Premier acknowledges wedding anniversaries starting at 25 years and then every 5 years, and every anniversary starting at 50.  The Premier acknowledges birthdays starting at 50 and then every 5 years, and every birthday starting at 100.
  • The Leader of the Opposition acknowledges wedding anniversaries starting at 25 and then every 5 years, and every wedding anniversary starting at 50.  The Leader of the Opposition acknowledges birthdays starting at 50 and then every 5 years, and every birthday starting at 100.
  • Saskatchewan Members of Parliament receive the greeting requests and set their own guidelines.  Please contact your MP if you would like to know if they will provide a greeting for a particular occasion.
  • Some Saskatchewan Senators have chosen to participate in this program and set  their own guidelines regarding the occasions they acknowledge.  Please contact the Senator if you would like to know if they will provide a greeting for a particular occasion.
  • The Regina Mayor acknowledges all wedding anniversaries and birthdays for current Regina residents.

We cannot guarantee that the messages will be provided by the celebration date with less than 2 months notice.

 


Congratulatory Message Request Form

Birthdays

Anniversaries

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