Protocol

MINISTERS OF GOVERNMENT

The Deputy Prime Minister, Other Cabinet Ministers and Ministers of State

The Deputy Prime Minister and all other Ministers of the Cabinet are styled: ‘The Honourable’

The Mode of Address in:

Writing:

            ______________________________

Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of ________________________

Ministry of ______________________

Opening Salutation:           

            ‘Dear Deputy Prime Minister/Mr Minister/Sir

            ……………………………………………………………..

Yours faithfully (formal usage)

Yours sincerely (semi-formal usage)

Signature’

OR

 

Dr. The Honourable Nigel Clarke, CD, MP

Minister of Finance and the Public Service

Ministry of Finance and the Public Service

‘Dear Minister/ Dear Minister/Dear Minister Clarke

OR

The Honourable Floyd Green, MP

Minister of State

Ministry of Education, Youth and Information

 

‘Dear Minister /Dear Minister Green

 

If the Minister is also a Member of the Senate, he/she should be formally styled as ‘Senator the Honourable’:

 

Senator the Honourable Ruel Reid, CD

Minister of Education, Youth and Information

Ministry of Education, Youth and Information

 

Opening Salutation:

 

            ‘Dear Senator Reid/Hon. Minister/Mr Minister

………………………

Yours faithfully,

Signature’