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: ‘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

 

Honourable Karl Samuda, CD, MP

Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries

Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries

 

‘Dear Minister/Dear Minister Samuda

 

OR

 

Honourable Fayval Williams, MP

Minister of State

Ministry of Finance and Public Service

 

‘Dear Minister /Dear Minister Williams

 

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

 

Senator Honourable Kamina Johnson Smith

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade

 

Opening Salutation:

 

            ‘Dear Senator Johnson Smith/Dear Minister/Dear Minister Johnson Smith

………………………

Yours faithfully,

Signature’