Deputy Lieutenants

Deputy Lieutenants are appointed by the Lord-Lieutenant and come from all walks of life.

Deputy Lieutenants assist the Lord-Lieutenant in carrying out her role as The Queen’s representative. Because of their expertise or role within the community, they may be asked for their help with:

  • Honours nominations
  • Assessments for The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service
  • Suggesting names for Royal Garden Parties
  • Participation in Citizenship ceremonies