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Ontario Medal for Good Citizenship

Nomination deadline is July 17

This year’s recipients of the Ontario Medal for Good Citizenship were recognized at a ceremony at Queen’s Park in Toronto by the Honourable David C. Onley, the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario.

The eight recipients of the Ontario Medal for Good Citizenship with the Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario (centre), and Monte Kwinter, MPP York Centre (left) representing Michael Coteau, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and International Trade.
The eight recipients of the Ontario Medal for Good Citizenship with the Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario (centre), and Monte Kwinter, MPP York Centre (left) representing Michael Coteau, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and International Trade.

HOW TO NOMINATE

  1. Download Nomination Form Download PDF
  2. Submit Form By Mail

If you’re unable to download the form, please contact us.

Past Medal Recipients

2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007


 

The Ontario Medal for Good Citizenship recognizes individuals who, through exceptional long-term efforts, have made outstanding contributions to their communities.

Nomination process

Who is eligible?

Anyone living in Ontario is eligible for this medal, including federal, provincial and municipal representatives who are no longer in public office.

How do I nominate someone?

You can nominate by downloading the form, completing it and mailing it in.

If you’re unable to download the form, please contact us.

When is the deadline?

The deadline is July 17 of each year. If July 17 falls on a weekend or holiday, nominations will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. the following business day.

All nominations received after the deadline will be considered for the following year. Nominations may be submitted at any time.

How are recipients selected?

An advisory council considers all nominations and selects the recipients. The Lieutenant Governor is the honourary chair of the advisory council.

How are the medals presented?

The medals are presented at a special ceremony held at Queen's Park and hosted by the Lieutenant Governor.

Need more information

Refer to the nomination form to get more details about program requirements

Contact Us

Email: ontariohonoursandawards@ontario.ca

Phone: 416-314-7526
Toll-free: 1-877-832-8622
TTY: 416-327-2391

Mail:    Ontario Honours and Awards Secretariat
Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration
400 University Avenue, 4th Floor
Toronto, ON
M7A 2R9