Civic Recognition and protocol

Civic Recognition and Protocol

The Civic Recognitions and Protocol team provides leadership on matters relating to protocol. Civic Recognition programs include recognition by Council, proclamations, letters and The Calgary Awards. Protocol functions include flag raisings, half-masts, dignitary visits, and events with Mayor and Council members.

  • Civic recognition

    We celebrate inspiring Calgarians who make our city a better place to live.

  • Visits and tours

    The City hosts local groups and visitors from around the world.

  • Flags and Symbols

    Flag raisings highlight cultural celebrations, national days, and charitable events.

  • Protocol and consultations

    ​Information on how to address elected officials and foreign visitors, and protocol for events.