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Do you know an older Australian who has a special wedding anniversary or birthday coming up?
If so, you can ask the Mayor, Premier of Queensland, Prime Minister of Australia, Governor of Queensland, Governor-General of Australia and Her Majesty The Queen to say, "Congratulations!"
Ninetieth (90th) birthday letters can be requested from:
One hundredth (100th), 105th, and 110th birthday letters can be requested from:
Fiftieth (50th) anniversary letters can be requested from:
Sixtieth (60th), 65th, and 70th anniversary letters can be requested from:
Consideration may be given to requests for letters to mark other anniversaries or birthdays if there are special circumstances.
Arrangements for a message can be made up to three months before the occasion. If this year's celebration has passed, you can still request a belated message up to three months afterwards.
To arrange a message simply fill out and submit the form using one of the methods below.
Where appropriate, we will forward your request to the Premier, Prime Minister, Governor, Governor-General and Her Majesty the Queen, so you only need to apply once.
To arrange a congratulatory message, you need to provide supporting documentation such as a birth certificate or marriage certificate. If these are not available, you can provide a statutory declaration instead.
Request congratulatory message
Download, print and complete the Request for congratulatory message form(PDF, 957KB)
Scan your completed application form and supporting documentation.
Email as a PDF to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Submit your application with supporting documentation at one of our customer service centres (Monday to Friday between 8.15am and 4.30pm).
Post your completed application form and supporting documentation to:
City of Gold Coast
PO Box 5042
GCMC QLD 9726