The Viceregal Lion
  1. The Governor General of Canada
  2. Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette
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Lieutenant Governor of Ontario

Toronto, Ontario
Registration of a Flag of Office
March 15, 2005
Vol. IV, p. 462

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Blazon

Flag

Azure the shield of Arms of the Province of Ontario ensigned with the Royal Crown proper and encircled by a wreath of maple leaves Or;


Symbolism

Flag

Not applicable


Background

Canada Gazette Information

The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on June 11, 2005, in Volume 139, page 2034 of the Canada Gazette.


Artist Information

Creator(s)
Not applicable

Painter
* Not applicable / Sans objet

Calligrapher
* Not applicable / Sans objet


Recipient Information

Civil Institution
National (Officer)
Lieutenant-Governor

The recipient’s emblem was approved by His Excellency the Right Honourable Edward Schreyer, Governor General of Canada, on the 13th day of May 1981.