Please complete all sections of this form and attach a copy of the documentary evidence proving the year of marriage.
The evidence can be:
- Marriage Certificate (preferred)
- A child’s Birth Certificate, which includes the year of marriage
- A Statutory Declaration stating the year of marriage
Please note that you will not be able to submit the application if evidence is not attached. Applications should be sent to the Protocol Unit no less than two (2) months and no more than six (6) months prior to the date of the anniversary. Applications received with less than two (2) months notice will be processed but cannot be guaranteed to arrive by the date of the anniversary.
Applications later than one month after the anniversary cannot be submitted.
The Protocol Unit process messages to be sent by the Premier of South Australia as well as advises the offices of Her Majesty The Queen, the Governor-General, the Governor, Prime Minister, Federal and State Leaders of the Opposition, and Federal and State Members of Parliaments for 50th, 60th, 65th and 70th Wedding Anniversaries only.
In addition to the above, the Protocol Unit also advises the offices of Her Majesty, The Queen, for 60th, 65th and 70th Wedding Anniversaries only.
The Protocol Unit can only process applications for recipients who are residents of South Australia. Please contact the relevant state Department of the Premier for recipients residing in other states.