Government of Canada

Government of Canada

September 24, 2010 13:58 ET

Media Advisory: Installation of the Governor General of Canada

Technical Briefing for Media

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 24, 2010) - The Department of Canadian Heritage will provide a technical briefing on Monday, September 27, 2010, at 1:00 p.m. regarding the installation of the Governor General of Canada.

The Governor General Designate, David Johnston, will be installed in his official duties on Friday, October 1, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. in the Senate.

Note: Media representatives wishing to cover the above-mentioned events surrounding the installation of the Governor General of Canada must obtain accreditation through the Canadian Parliamentary Press Gallery by contacting Collin Lafrance by e-mail at

This advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:

Date: Monday, September 27, 2010
Time: 1:00 p.m. EDT
Place: National Press Theatre
  150 Wellington Street
  Ottawa, Ontario
By conference call:   
Participant dial-in numbers: 613-960-7526 / 877-413-4814
Conference ID: 1882171

Contact Information

  • Canadian Heritage
    Media Relations