Photography: Weddings

All bookings must be in writing and only the COUPLE may complete the request. Requests cannot be received from photographer, friends or parents.

Please complete the BOOKING APPLICATION (PDF)

The application will request the following information:

  • name of couple - applicant(s)
  • contact Information (phone, fax and email)
  • premises requests (grand staircase only for weddings)
  • date requested (year and day)
  • time requested (1/2 hour time slot only)
  • total number of people who will attend the photo session

After your booking application has been received, a Manitoba Government representative will contact you within five business days to discuss your application.

Please Note:

  • Only 30 minutes are allowed per party on the Grand Staircase.
  • No reservations are required for photographs outside the building.
  • The grounds in front of Government House (10 Kennedy Street) are out-of-bounds from the driveway to Assiniboine Avenue.
  • No wedding ceremonies are permitted in the building or on the grounds.
  • No photos allowed before 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday.

For information regarding event requests, please contact EventsRequest@gov.mb.ca