Enquiries, etiquette and protocol
This information is provided to assist those who are planning an event to which the Lord-Lieutenant has been (or is to be) invited, and who wish to know how to contact the Lord-Lieutenant or his staff, and some guidance on etiquette.
Written: Nigel Atkinson Esq, HM Lord-Lieutenant of Hampshire
Salutation: Dear Lord-Lieutenant
In a Speech: In the preamble the Lord-Lieutenant is referred to as ‘My Lord-Lieutenant’
Conversation: The Lord-Lieutenant likes to be addressed as ‘Mr Atkinson’ or ‘Lord-Lieutenant’
Issues relating to protocol and precedence can be clarified in consultation with the Lieutenancy Office.