1. Governor-General
  2. Prime Minister
  3. Deputy Prime Minister
    Leader of the Opposition
  4. Members of the Cabinet
    President of the Senate
    Speaker of the House of Representatives
  5. Former Governors-General and Former Prime Ministers
  6. The Chief Justice
    President of the Court of Appeal
  7. Ministers of State
  8. President of Jamaica Council of Churches
  9. Widows/Widowers of National Heroes
    Widows/Widowers of Former Governors-Generals
    Widows /Widowers of Former Heads of Government
  10. The Attorney-General
  11. The Cabinet Secretary (Head of the Civil Service)
  12. The Head of the Foreign Service,
    The Dean of the Diplomatic Corps
    High Commissioners & Ambassadors
    Head of Delegation of the European Union
    Secretary-General of the International Seabed Authority
  13. Members of the Privy Council
  14. Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives
  15. Members of the Senate
    Members of the House of Representatives
  16. Judges of the Court of Appeal
    Judges of the Supreme Court
  17. Chairman of the Public Service Commission
  18. Chief of Defence Staff,
    Commissioner of Police
  19. Mayors and Chairmen of Parish Councils except on municipal occasions, when they take precedence immediately after the Prime Minister
  20. Custodes of parishes except on formal occasions (other than municipal occasions) in their own parishes when they take precedence as representatives of The Governor General
  21. Chief of State Protocol
    Resident Representative/Resident Coordinator of the United
    Nations Development Programme
    Heads of Offices of International Organisations
    Members of the Consular Corps
  22. Vice Chancellor of the University of the West Indies
  23. Chairmen of political parties having representation in Parliament
    General Secretaries of political parties having
    representation in Parliament
  24. Holders of Jamaican National Honours
    • Order of Merit
    • Order of Jamaica