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Canada. Governor Generals Office
Site: Rideau Hall
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-465-6890|
|Social Media||Facebook, Twitter, YouTube|
|Agency Description||Appointed by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the advice of the Prime Minister to carry out the duties of Her Majesty as the vice-regal representative in Canada on a daily basis, and is the Commander-In-Chief of the Canadian Forces.|
|Service Level||(40) Federal Government|
|Primary Executive||His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada|
|Service Description||Appointed by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the advice of the Prime Minister to carry out the duties of Her Majesty as the vice-regal representative in Canada on a daily basis, and is the Commander-In-Chief of the Canadian Forces. |
* he or she represents Canada during State visits abroad and receives Royal visitors, heads of State and foreign ambassadors at Rideau Hall and at the Citadelle of Québec
* presents honours and awards to recognize excellence, valour, bravery and exceptional achievements
Current Governor General: His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, appointed on July 8, 2010.
For information on salutations, address, etc. to use in writing to the Governor General or spouse; requesting celebratory messages; or extending invitations to the Governor General, see Frequently Asked Questions on the webite.
|Languages||English ; French|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Address & Map|
1 Sussex Dr
Ottawa, ON K1A 0A1
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|Wheelchair Accessibility||Fully Accessible|
|Taxonomy and Classification|
|Service Categories||Governor General's Office|