Complementary Policies


The respective Grand York Rite Bodies of California will pay for the following persons listed below

 (If the Companions / Sir Knights/Presiding Officer is accompanied by his LADY/HUSBAND or ESCORT (1), those meals are also paid) 

The Most Excellent Grand High Priest of Royal Arch Masons in California:

The Most Illustrious Grand Master of Cryptic Masons in California:

The Right Eminent Grand Commander of Knights Templar in California:

The Most Worshipful Grand Master of Masons in California: 

  • The Grand Banquet, all of the Breakfasts and Lunches. Up to six (6) room nights.

The M. E. General Grand High Priest of the General Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons Intl: 

The M. P. General Grand Illustrious Master of the General Grand Council of Cryptic Masons: 

The M. E. Grand Master of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar:

Or their Official Representatives as communicated in writing to our Grand Secretary / Recorder 

  • The Grand Banquet and the Luncheon for the day of his meeting. Up to two (2) room nights

The Southwest Regional Deputy or Department Commander:

  • The Grand Banquet and the Luncheon for the day of his meeting. Up to one (1) room night

NOTE ABOUT ROOM NIGHTS: You will need to make your own hotel reservations ahead  of time.  GYRS will work with the hotel to cover  the room costs. 

The M. E. Grand High Priest of other Jurisdictions: 

The R. I. Grand Illustrious Master of other Jurisdictions:

The R. E. Grand Commander of other Jurisdictions:

  • The Grand Banquet and the Luncheon for the day of his meeting.

Presiding Officers of Other Masonic Concordant Bodies not listed above:

  • The Grand Banquet.

All meal requests MUST be submitted on the official CA-GYRS Reservation Form

to CA-GYRS 1123 J Street Sacramento, CA 95814-2883, prior to the deadline posted on that form. Beyond that date, the comp courtesies will not be available. 

Please also fill out the Dignitary Introduction form available below 

Dignitary Introduction Form

We ask that all visiting dignitaries choose either option and fill out the form to go with your registration form.

  • DignitaryIntroForm (docx) is in Microsoft Word format. Beneficial to save a copy. 
  • DignitaryIntroForm (pdf) is to be manually filled in using your favorite PDF reader
  • DignitaryIntroFormfillin (pdx) is best used with Adobe Acrobat to fill in and submit the form

DignitaryIntroForm (docx)


DignitaryIntroForm (pdf)


DignitaryIntroFormFillin (pdf)