The correct form of address for the Lord Lieutenant is:

  • Written: Mr Warren Smith J.P. Her Majesty's Lord Lieutenant of Greater Manchester. 
  • Salutation: Dear Lord Lieutenant, or Dear Mr Smith. 
  • In a speech preamble: My Lord Lieutenant. 
  • Conversation: On formal occasions - Lord Lieutenant, or Mr Smith, then Warren.
 The Lord Lieutenant is Her Majesty The Queen's representative in the County. Issues relating to Protocol and Precedence can be clarified by consultation with the Lieutenancy Office.

Contact Details

Enquiries about Royal Visits, Honours and Awards, Buckingham Palace Garden Parties and Messages from The Queen should be addressed to:

The Lieutenancy Office
Suite 6, Parkway Five
Parkway Business Centre
Princess Road
Manchester M14 7HR
Tele: 0161 834 0490