Lord Lieutenants in your area

Lord Lieutenants are the Queen's personal representatives in each region of the UK. Dumfries and Galloway is served by three Lord Lieutenants.

Dumfries
Lord Lieutenant: Fiona Armstrong
Clerk: Thelma Proudlock
Email lieutenancyofdumfries@dumgal.gov.uk or call 01387 273844

Stewartry of Kirkcudbright
Lord Lieutenant: Matthew St Clair, The Lord Sinclair
Clerk: Maureen Sinclair
Email maureen.sinclair@dumgal.gov.uk or call  01387 260100

Wigtown
Lord Lieutenant: Mrs Aileen Brewis
Clerk: Julia Farroll
Email julia.farroll@dumgal.gov.uk or call 01776 888428

Lord Lieutenants can be contacted through their clerks.

Duties

Lord Lieutenants work closely with voluntary services, charities and local businesses. They carry out a variety of duties including:

The Lord Lieutenant is supported by a Vice Lord Lieutenant and Deputy Lieutenants who come from the local community and attend to duties when the Lord Lieutenant is not available.

Page last updated: 14/02/2022
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