• Protocol

    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 is styled as follows

     in:

     Writing:

                Dr. Peter Phillips, MP

                Leader of the Opposition

                1 West King’s House Close

                 Kingston 6

     

                Opening Salutation:

                ‘Dear Sir,

    ………………………………………………………………………………………………

    Yours faithfully

    Signature’

     

    ‘Dear Dr. Phillips/Leader of the Opposition

    ……………………………………………………………………………………………..

    Yours sincerely

    Signature’

     

    Formal speech/subsequent to the initial mention:           

                ‘The Leader of the Opposition Dr. Peter Phillips

    Informally:

                ‘Dr. Peter Phillips