Lieutenant Governor's Medal of Distinction in Public Administration

Nomination and Selection Process

The Lieutenant Governor’s Medal of Distinction in Public Administration is considered Ontario’s highest honour for public service. It is presented annually by the Lieutenant Governor to an individual who has displayed dedication, commitment, and leadership in the field of public administration in Ontario. Current or former practitioners from any level of government and public sector agencies, boards and commissions in Ontario, teachers or students of public administration are eligible for nomination.

Please join IPAC-Ontario in its work to recognize excellence in public administration. 

  • Consider nominating suitable candidates.
  • Help us celebrate the achievements of the Medal recipients.


Shirley Hoy, 2008

Shirley Hoy, 2008