Executive Council
September 3, 2019

Order of Newfoundland and Labrador Nomination Details

The Honourable Judy M. Foote, P.C., O.N.L, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador, and the Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, advise nominations are being accepted for the province’s highest honour. The deadline to nominate a deserving candidate for the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador is September 30, 2019.

The Order of Newfoundland and Labrador recognizes individuals who have demonstrated excellence and achievement in any field of endeavour benefiting, in an outstanding manner, Newfoundland and Labrador and its residents. Anyone can nominate an individual for the award and the recipients will be honoured at a formal ceremony in January 2020.

More information on the award, including the nomination package, can be found online at www.gov.nl.ca/onl.

The last investiture ceremony was held January 29, 2019 when 10 outstanding individuals received this honour, bringing the total number of Order of Newfoundland and Labrador recipients to 110.

Quotes
“We are fortunate to live in a province where so many inspirational individuals live and work. People who in their professional or personal lives strive to make Newfoundland and Labrador a better place for others. If you know a deserving person; someone whose accomplishments and endeavours have made a real difference, I can think of no better way for you to recognize them than to submit a nomination for the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador.”
Honourable Judy M. Foote
Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador

“Our province is filled with remarkable people. If you know someone who is deserving of the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador, I encourage you to put their name forward so that we all have an opportunity to recognize their achievements and thank them for their work. They would be joining a select group of people who have demonstrated excellence and whose contributions have enhanced our province and the lives of Newfoundlanders and Labradorians.”
Honourable Dwight Ball
Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador

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Learn more
Order of Newfoundland and Labrador

Ten Outstanding People Invested into Order of Newfoundland and Labrador

Media contacts
David Brown
Private Secretary to the Lieutenant Governor
709-729-4045

Geoff Higdon
Office of the Premier
709-729-3558
geoffhigdon@gov.nl.ca

2019 09 03                                                    12:30 a.m.