​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The "Key to the City" is a symbolic honour that a municipality bestows upon a highly valued member of the community or a celebrated or dignified guest of the City of Brampton who has made an impact on the lives of the residents of the city. ​It is the City of Brampton's most prestigious award and is presented at the discretion of the Mayor.

The following individuals are recipients of a Key to the City:

Deputy Chief Marc AndrewsFebruary 27, 2024
The Honourable Gurbax S. Malhi April 18, 2023
His Majesty Ogiame Atuwatse III, The Olu of Warri, Nigeria.June 6, 2022
Henry F. Verschuren CDDecember 20, 2021
The Honourable William G. DavisNovember 25, 2019
Jonathan OsorioDecember 20, 2017
Tristan ThompsonAugust 26, 2016
Anthony BennettJuly 1, 2013
George BurrowsJune 17, 2013
Akshay KumarSeptember 11, 2011
Russell PetersSeptember 11, 2011
Tyler SeguinJuly 31, 2011
Michael CollinsJanuary 18, 1999