Swearing-In Ceremony

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, presided over a swearing-in ceremony at Rideau Hall on Monday, January 14, 2019.

  • A group of people sitting in a front row.
  • A lady sitting at a table is signing a document while a lady watches over her right shoulder.
  • A lady with silver short hair is sitting at a table, looking directly at the camera and smiling.
  • A lady wearing glasses is reading a text written on  a sheet of paper held in front of her by a gentleman. two people watch from afar.
  • A gentleman, standing, is reading a text written on a sheet of paper held by another gentleman.
  • A gentleman, standing, has is right hand over the bible to deliver an oath.
  • Governor General Julie Payette is sitting at a table, signing a document while a lady, the Privy Council Clerk Michael Wernick and Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau watch her, standing.