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Cayman Islands Government

New Order of Precedence

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Cabinet has approved a new Order of Precedence for the Cayman Islands. The amended listing ranks Cayman dignitaries and officials as follows:

The Governor

The Premier

President of Court of Appeals

The Chief Justice

The Speaker of the Legislative Assembly

The Deputy Governor

The Deputy Premier

Cabinet Ministers

The Attorney General

Ministerial Council Chairs

The Leader of the Opposition

The Deputy Speaker

Elected Members of the Legislative Assembly

Justices of the Court of Appeal

National Heroes

Puisne Judges

The Cabinet Secretary

The Financial Secretary

Chief Officers

Government Officers of Head of Department rank

Honorary Consuls

It is important to follow this order for public events, particularly when observing programme protocols, when greeting guests, arranging seating or giving speeches.

(GIS)

For further information contact: Cornelia Oliver