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Apply to be a Parliamentary Guide

  1. Please be sure to read all of the information on this website before submitting your application. Information on supporting documents, program dates and eligibility is available at How to Apply.
  2. Your supporting documents must be sent by email to guides@parl.gc.ca before the application deadline. Only complete applications (including all supplementary documents) will be considered.
  3. Please be sure to submit your form by hitting "Send" below.
  4. Once your form has been successfully submitted, a pop-up window will appear with a reference number. Please note this number for your records. If you have trouble submitting your form, please contact us by email at info@parl.gc.ca or by phone at 1-866-599-4999 or 613-992-4793.

  1. Which program are you applying for?       

    1. Are you a university student?


    2. Please include proof of registration or proof of tuition payment.
  1. Are you a Canadian citizen or permanent resident?
    Please include proof of Canadian citizenship or permanent residency status (e.g. photocopy of passport or birth certificate).
  2. Address to which correspondence regarding this application should be sent:
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    2. Ext:
  3. Permanent address:


    1. Ext:

    2. Ext:
  4. Alternative person to contact for administrative reasons (if needed):


    1. Ext:

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  5. Which language do you consider to be your first official language?
  6. Please indicate your level of proficiency in both official languages (Excellent, Very Good, Functional, Basic, None):
    Language Oral Comprehension Speaking
    English
    French
    Other
  7. How did you find out about the Parliamentary Guide Program?
  8. Please include a curriculum vitae which highlights the following:
    1. Relevant experience (employment, volunteer and/or extracurricular experience in heritage interpretation, guiding, public speaking, etc.);
      AND/OR
    2. Breadth of related experience (employment, volunteer and/or extracurricular experience in client services, interpersonal skills, teamwork, leadership, etc.).
  9. Please include a one page cover letter which summarizes how your experience, personal qualities and achievements make you suitable to be a Parliamentary Guide.
  10. Please provide the name and contact information for TWO referees.

    Names and addresses of referees

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Once your electronic form has been successfully submitted, a pop up window displaying a reference number will appear. Please take note of this number for your records. If you have trouble submitting your form correctly, please contact 1-866-599-4999, or (613) 992-4793.