Order of Canada Investiture Ceremony

May 8, 2019

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, invests 3 Companions, 9 Officers and 27 Members into the Order of Canada during a ceremony at Rideau Hall. 

The Order of Canada is one of our country’s highest civilian honours. Its Companions, Officers and Members take to heart the motto of the Order: DESIDERANTES MELIOREM PATRIAM (“They desire a better country”).