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Lieutenant Governor to Deliver Ontario Speech From the Throne

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Lieutenant Governor to Deliver Ontario Speech From the Throne

Office of the Premier

The Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, will deliver the Speech from the Throne on Thursday, July 3, 2014. This will open the 41st Parliament of Ontario.

1:55 PM

Lieutenant Governor's procession into the Legislative Chamber
Fixed position 1: Outside Room 247
Fixed position 2: Outside Legislative Chamber

2:00 PM

Speech from the Throne
Queen's Park, Legislative Chamber

Premier Kathleen Wynne will be available to the media following the Speech from the Throne in room 247.

The Legislative Assembly of Ontario's Broadcast and Recording Service will provide a pool feed of the procession and the reading of the Speech from the Throne to members of the Queen's Park Press Gallery. 

The public will be able to watch the proceedings on the Legislative Assembly of Ontario's television channel and website, and on the Premier's website.

Instructions for Media on Site:

  • Media are asked to be in their fixed positions no later than 1:30 PM
  • Media must register and provide accreditation upon arrival
  • Non-accredited media must report to the Press Gallery on the third floor (Room 387A) for media passes
  • Passes are available to still photographers to take pictures from the press gallery above the Speaker's dais

No parking available on site. Street parking only.