Congratulatory Certificates and Special Greetings

The Premier of the Northwest Territories sends congratulatory certificates to residents celebrating birthdays, wedding anniversaries or messages for special events.

To allow your request to be handled most effectively, please answer the following questions below.  Please note that the personal information that you provide is protected under the provisions of the Privacy Act.  Please provide at least 4 weeks for preparation and delivery.


Request a Congratulatory Certificate:

Certificates are prepared and signed by the Premier of the Northwest Territories for significant birthdays starting at 75th.  Wedding anniversaries certificates are prepared starting at 50th wedding anniversaries.  Certificates for birthdays and wedding anniversaries can be ordered every 5 years thereafter.

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Request for a Special Event Message

Across the Northwest Territories, various communities, groups, and organizations are celebrating significant anniversaries or hosting provincial and national conference, sports competitions, or cultural events. If requested, the Premier will recognize these special anniversaries and events by sending messages of congratulations and support.

Only hard-copy messages are available. One signed message will be mailed to you when you send in the following information:

  • contact person and daytime telephone number
  • name and date of event
  • host organization
  • host community
  • expected participants
  • photo requirements (black & white or colour)
  • language of message
  • any background information about your event and organization that will help in preparing the message. (You may include a brief suggested text.)
  • date required (please allow 5-6 weeks for preparation and delivery)
  • delivery instructions and mailing address

Submit your request to:

(867) 873-0385
or Mail to:
Office of the Premier
P.O. Box 1320
Yellowknife, NT  X1A 2L9