Presentation of Letters of Credence

May 28, 2019 

The  Governor General received the letters of credence of five new heads of mission during a ceremony at Rideau Hall. 

Upon their arrival in Canada, and before they can carry out their duties as heads of mission, new ambassadors, as well as new high commissioners of countries for which Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is not head of State, must be officially welcomed by the governor general of Canada.