How to Address The Leader of the Opposition

The Leader of the Opposition           

The former Leader of the Opposition, as a member of the Order of the Nation, and was therefore formally styled: ‘The Most Honourable Portia Simpson Miller, ON, MP’.

The present Leader of the Opposition, was not conferred with the Order of the Nation and is therefore styled as follows

 in:

 Writing:

            Mr. Andrew Holness MP

            Leader of the Opposition

1 West King’s House Close

             Kingston 6

Opening Salutation:

‘Dear Sir,

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Yours faithfully

Signature’

‘Dear Mr. Holness/Leader of the Opposition

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Yours sincerely

Signature’

 

Formal speech/subsequent to the initial mention:           

            ‘The Leader of the Opposition Mr Andrew Holness

Informally:

            ‘Mr. Andrew Holness