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Swearing-In Ceremony

August 28, 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 on Monday, August 28, 2017, at 12:30 p.m., at Rideau Hall.  

For more information on the swearing-in of a new ministry, the swearing-in of privy councillors, official oaths (allegiance / members of the Privy Council / office) and the Great Seal of Canada, 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 will have access to the Rideau Hall grounds as of 11:15 a.m. and should be in position no later than 11:50 a.m.

Media information

Marie-Ève Létourneau
Rideau Hall Press Office
613-302-0912 (cell)


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