Request a Birthday or Anniversary Greeting from the Mayor

CSL greeting cardMayor Anthony Housefather

If you or a loved one is celebrating a special birthday, wedding anniversary, or other important occasion, you may request a congratulatory greeting from the Mayor for the occasion.

To request a personalized greeting, complete the online form or call the Communications Department at 514-485-6800, ext. 1801.

How to request a birthday or anniversary greeting from others

The QueenHer Majesty the Queen  
Since 1917 the Sovereign has sent greetings to Canadians for milestone birthdays of 100, 105 or more years, and to couples celebrating 60, 65, 70, 75 or more years of marriage.

Upon request, greetings are sent on behalf of The Queen from the Governor General's residence. A photocopy of a birth or wedding certificate is required. Allow 8 weeks notice for delivery.

To request a greeting from the Queen, complete and return the Greeting Form available from the Governor General's website.

harperThe Prime Minister of Canada 
The Prime Minister of Canada sends congratulatory letters upon request to Canadians celebrating birthdays of 65 or more years, and to couples celebrating 25 or more years of marriage. Congratulatory certificates are sent to those celebrating birthdays of 75 or more years, and to couples celebrating 50 or more years of marriage. Allow 3 weeks notice for delivery.

Congratulatory request forms can be completed online or by downloading and mailing the PDF form available on Prime Minister's website.


Phillippe CouillardThe Premier of Quebec
The Premier sends congratulatory certificates upon request to Quebec residents celebrating birthdays of 50 years and multiples of 5 years thereafter, and to couples celebrating 25 years and multiples of 5 years thereafter of marriage. Allow 4 to 6 weeks for delivery.

An online request form is available on the Premier’s website.

MNA David BirnbaumMNA David Birnbaum
Congratulatory letters are sent upon request from Mr. Birnbaum for special occasions such as birthdays and wedding anniversaries.

Greetings can be requested by phone at
514-488-7028 or by email at