A congratulatory message from the Speaker is available for significant anniversaries and birthdays. To arrange a message from the Speaker you should contact the State Member of Parliament (MP) of the person / couple celebrating the occasion.
You will need to provide supporting documentation like a birth certificate or marriage certificate (photocopies of originals are accepted). If these are not available you can provide a statutory declaration. Statutory declaration forms are available at any Post Office.
The request can be lodged six weeks before an event and up to three months after an event.
The Office of the Speaker will endeavour to arrange each message within 10 working days of receipt of the request.
Congratulatory messages from the Speaker can be sent to those celebrating:
95th and every year thereafter
70th and every year thereafter
100th and every year thereafter
more information please visit our FAQs page or contact the office of your local
State Member of Parliament for advice on the process.
The Parliament of New South Wales acknowledges and respects the traditional lands of all Aboriginal people, and pays respects to all Elders past and present. We acknowledge the Gadigal people as the traditional custodians of the land on which the Parliament of New South Wales stands.