Wearing of Honours and Awards

Honours and Awards

To obtain information on the Canadian Honours system, to make a nomination, to obtain replacements for a Canadian order, decoration or medal, or for information regarding the approval of Commonwealth or foreign honours for Canadian Citizens contact:

The Chancellory of Honours
Rideau Hall
1 Sussex Drive
Ottawa ON, K1A OA1
Phone: 1 800 465 6890
Fax: 613 991 1681
info@gg.ca and

To make application for or to obtain replacements of Second World War medals, as well as those related to the Korean conflict(with the exception of the Canadian Volunteer Service Medal for Korea) contact:

Honours and Awards
Veterans Affairs Canada
66 Slater Street, Suite 1411
Ottawa, ON, K1A OP4
Phone: 1 877 995 5003


To obtain information on military honours or to make an application for or obtain a replacement of modern Canadian, United Nations or NATO medals, contact:

Directorate of Honours and Recognition
National Defence Headquarters
101 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON, K1A OK2
Phone: 1 877 741 8332
Fax: 613 990 4390


For information on the RCMPs Uniform and Dress Manual, contact:

Honours & Recognition
73 Leikin Drive
Ottawa ON, K1A 0R2


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