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This is a tricky question that can cause even a good writer to pause. While the rules vary from source to source, The Canadian Style can help you sort out your capitalization quandaries. Here is a thumbnail reference of when and when not to capitalize government.
Short forms of legal titles when used in a non-specific sense—government, Canadian government, federal government, provincial government, territorial government, etc.
All levels of government provided funding for this initiative.
The Canadian government conducted a review of its communication management practices.
Should the federal government bail out the Canadian airline industry?
The management of mountain caribou in British Columbia is the responsibility of the provincial government.
The territorial government of Nunavut celebrated its first-year anniversary on April 1, 2000.
Possessives ('s and s') used with short forms of legal titles
The Canadian government's new foreign policy statement supports sustainable development in developing countries.
The report reaffirms the provincial governments' commitment to post-secondary education.
The plural form—governments
the governments of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia
Latin American governments
Government when used as an adjective
Note that government policy requires posting of all documents in French and English on its Web site.
Government when used in a title that refers to a role rather than a person
Many agreed with the government House leader on this issue.
As government House leader, Herb Gray introduced a number of motions.
Government when preceded by a prime minister's name
The Pearson government left a remarkable legacy.
Legal titles—Government of Canada, Government of British Columbia, Government of Nunavut, etc.
The Government of Canada has announced a surplus.
The management of mountain caribou is the responsibility of the Government of British Columbia.
The Government of Nunavut celebrated its first year anniversary on April 1, 2000.
Government when it stands for the full legal title or refers to the political apparatus of a party in power
The Government (i.e. Government of Canada) has adjourned for the summer.
The Liberal Government introduced this measure.
Possessives ('s and s') when used with legal titles
Technological innovation and technology transfer are two of the Government of Canada's core priorities.
Government when used in titles of departments and positions
Public Works and Government Services Canada
Government House Leader Don Boudria introduced a motion to establish a committee.
Don Boudria, Government House Leader, introduced a motion to establish a committee.
There you have it, a list of dos and don'ts for capitalizing government.