Lieutenancy of South Yorkshire

Where to find us

The Lieutenancy Office is based at the Town Hall, Barnsley. It covers the areas within South Yorkshire - Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield.

The office is supported by Lorraine Beevers and Liz Wright, who are the primary points of contact for all enquiries, and the people to whom invitations to the Lord-Lieutenant should be addressed.

The Lieutenancy Officer is Mike Smith.  He is responsible for supporting the Lord-Lieutenant with contact building and assessing suitable venues for Royal Visits.

He also supervises the administration of the Lieutenancy, including Deputy Lieutenants, advises on protocol and oversees the execution of visits and honours awards.

Enquiries to the Lieutenancy Office

Correspondence and invitations to HM Lord-Lieutenant of South Yorkshire, Mr Andrew Coombe, should be made in writing to:

The Lieutenancy Office
Town Hall 
South Yorkshire
S70 2TA 

How to address the Lord-Lieutenant

  • In writing: Andrew Coombe, Esq, HM Lord-Lieutenant of South Yorkshire
  • Salutation: Dear Lord-Lieutenant
  • In a speech: In the preamble, the Lord-Lieutenant is referred to as My Lord-Lieutenant
  • In conversation: Mr Coombe or Lord-Lieutenant

To find out more about protocol and precedence, please contact the Lieutenancy Office.