Ceremony and protocol

Procedures and etiquette for ceremonies and special events.

About the Protocol Office

The Alberta Protocol Office provides a variety of services to the provincial government and the community at large.

The Protocol Office:

  • Plans, coordinates and conducts visit programs for senior-level international governmental delegations coming to Alberta.
  • Develops and conducts government ceremonial events such as the Throne Speech and Remembrance Day commemoration.
  • Manages bookings for Government House, the 10th floor of the Edmonton Federal Building.
  • Advises government, community groups, the private sector and individuals about protocol requirements for special events.

Contact us

Phone: 780-422-1542
Email: protocolgeneral@gov.ab.ca

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Flags at half-mast

The Alberta flag is flown at half-mast on the Alberta legislature building in Edmonton

Flags at the Alberta legislature in Edmonton and the McDougall Centre in Calgary will be at half-mast until sundown on June 23, 2018 to mark the National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism.