Nominate community leaders for a QEII Platinum Jubilee Medal

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

The QEII Platinum Jubilee Medal (Alberta) commemorates 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, like the Queen, have dedicated themselves to family, community, and country.

Alberta Municipalities has been allocated 155 medals for which our member municipalities can nominate worthy recipients. 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.

Nomination Process

Please complete our online form to submit your nominations. You will receive a confirmatory 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, a community, or a professional 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.

Members will be able to submit nominations until Thursday, October 6, 2022.

Award Ceremony

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.