Queen's Platinum Jubilee Medal

At the invitation of the Government of Alberta, Alberta Municipalities has agreed to manage nominations and host the Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Medal awards ceremony for outstanding community leaders.

The Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee Medal (Alberta) has been created to mark the 70th anniversary of Her Majesty’s accession to the throne as Queen of Canada. To celebrate this historic event, the Medal recognizes outstanding service from Albertans who have dedicated themselves to family, community, and country.

Alberta Municipalities has been allocated 155 medals for our member municipalities to nominate recipients for. In addition, 265 medals will be automatically awarded to all sitting mayors of our member-municipalities. This represents a wonderful opportunity for you to recognize those individuals who have made outstanding contributions to your community.

Complete our online form to submit your nominations. You will receive an acknowledgment e-mail upon clicking the submit button on the form.

The person you are nominating will be eligible for recognition if they meet the following criteria.

Your nominee must:

  • Be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident
  • Have been alive on February 6, 2022
  • Have made significant contributions to Canada or a region of Alberta, community, or field. Examples of areas of significant contribution might include COVID-19, Truth and Reconciliation, diversity, equity and inclusion, or preservation of the environment.
  • Be a leader in the community
  • Be in good standing with the law and community

Your nomination should be on behalf of your administration and/or council and needs to be endorsed by your council and/or administration, a formal motion is not required. Members will be able to submit nominations until Thursday, October 6, 2022.

The medals will be awarded during at a ceremony or ceremonies in late-November or early-December. Details will be shared once they are finalized.

Nominator information
Nominator Contact Information
Nominator Confirmation
Nominee Information
Dr., Honourable, etc.
This information is required by the Government of Alberta.
This information is required by the Government of Alberta.
Please submit a description (50 - 150 words) of the reasons why the nominee was selected. Focus on the achievements of the individual and their contributions to the community. Each citation must be personalized.
Verification of eligibility
Confirmation of nomination
Nominations must be submitted by Thursday, October 6, 2022.

If you do not receive a confirmation email from Alberta Municipalities within 24 hours after successfully submitting your nomination, reach out to our team at nominations@abmunis.ca.