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Protocol Division

Protocol prepares appropriate official awards and documents for formal presentations encompassing a vast assortment of functions of local, national and international consequence.

The decision to issue proclamations should be reserved for the recognition that the Mayor and Miami-Dade County Commissioners represent all citizens. It is an acknowledgement given to the efforts and commitment of individuals and organizations within the County who enhance our community.

Types of Special Recognition

Before calling to request an official document or award, please take a few moments to familiarize yourself with all tributes and their descriptions.

Make a Nomination

Contact the Miami-Dade County Mayor's Office or the office of your County Commissioner to nominate someone to receive special recognition by the Mayor or Board of County Commissioners.

Protocol Procedures Manual

Miami-Dade County is one of the most unique counties in the country with many ties to countries around the world. Because of this role, Miami-Dade County proudly welcomes a large number of foreign and domestic dignitaries and officials.

The Protocol Procedures Manual is intended to outline the many steps involved in receiving and presenting the various dignitaries and other officials that arrive.