The Office of the Secretary to the Governor General welcomes your comments, suggestions and questions. Here is how you can reach us:
We welcome your comments, questions and suggestions. You may send them by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please take note that because of the volume of requests we receive, we are not always able to respond immediately. Responses to specific inquiries can be expected within two to three weeks.
You may also reach us:
by phone at (613) 993-8200 or toll-free in Canada and the United States at
by fax at
or by mail at
The Office of the Secretary to the Governor General telephone directory is located on the Government Electronic Directory Services (GEDS) Web site. This is a searchable database, and information retrieved includes the names, titles, telephone numbers, fax numbers and mailing addresses of departmental employees.
Each year, the Governor General and
Keep in mind that their programs are planned five to six months in advance.
Please send your invitation by regular mail (no postage necessary) to 1 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A1. All invitations are reviewed by a program officer, who will contact you if any further information is needed. Invitations are then presented to Their Excellencies and decisions are made based on their availability, confirmed program of engagements, travel requirements and other factors.
If you have any questions, please contact the Program Planning section through email@example.com
The full title of the Governor General is:
The title of the Governor General's spouse is:
If you are writing to the Governor General, address the letter to:
Her Excellency the Right Honourable
You can write to His Excellency at the same address.
In either case, the salutation is: Excellency
If you want to write to both of them, address the letter to:
The salutation is: Excellencies