You can request a congratulatory letter from the Governor of Victoria, the Hon. Linda Dessau AC, to celebrate the special milestones listed below.

You only need to fill out one request form to receive a congratulatory letter from the Governor-General, Prime Minister, Governor and Premier.

Eligible occasions

The Governor sends congratulatory letters to Victorians to mark golden (50th), diamond (60th), 65th and 70th wedding anniversaries, and 100th birthdays.

Timing

You need to submit your request no earlier than three months before the celebratory date, or no later than one month after the date. Requests outside these times are not accepted.

Applications received with less than four weeks’ notice are not guaranteed to arrive by the anniversary date. 

Make a request

  1. Complete the Request for congratulatory message form - Department of Premier and Cabinet website.
  2. Lodge the form with your local Victorian Member of Parliament.
  3. Your local Member will forward your request to the Office of the Governor (and the Governor-General’s Office, Prime Minister’s Department and Premier’s Department) for consideration.