Lord-Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire

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Joint statement on behalf of Nottinghamshire County Council.

“We are saddened to hear of the passing of Her Majesty The Queen, who has been a mainstay in our lives and a figurehead for our nation. We would like to offer our sincerest condolences to the Royal Family on behalf of Nottinghamshire County Council, as the whole country comes to terms with this news and mourns her passing."

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The Lord-Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire is appointed by HM The King on the advice of the Prime Minister.

He acts as The King's personal representative in the county and is responsible for visits by The Royal Family and Heads of State.

The Lord-Lieutenant presents Elizabeth Crosses and British Empire Medals on behalf of The King.

The Lieutenancy assists in the assessments for Queen's Awards for Voluntary Service. These awards and The Queen's Awards for Enterprise are presented by The Lord-Lieutenant.

The Lieutenancy represents The King at Citizenship Ceremonies, Remembrance events and National celebrations.

Any enquiries should be addressed to Adrian Smith, the Clerk to the Lord-Lieutenant:

  • email: lieutenancy@nottscc.gov.uk
  • telephone: 0115 9773561
  • post: Office of the Lord-Lieutenant, Nottinghamshire, C/O County Hall, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 7QP.