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Swearing-In Ceremony

January 10, 2017

Swearing-In Ceremony at Rideau Hall

OTTAWA—His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will preside over a swearing-in ceremony today, Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 2 p.m., at Rideau Hall. 

For more information on the swearing-in of a new ministry, the swearing-in of privy councillors and official oaths (allegiance / members of the Privy Council / office), visit


Media wishing to cover the event must be accredited with the Parliamentary Press Gallery and are asked to confirm their attendance with the Rideau Hall Press Office in advance. Media should arrive at the Princess Anne Entrance no later than 1:15 p.m.

Media information:

Julie Rocheleau
Rideau Hall Press Office
613-302-0249 (cell)

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