His Excellency the Honourable Chris Dawson APM was sworn in as the 34th Governor of Western Australia on 15 July 2022.
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Vice Regal Patronage provides organisations with the name and prestige of the Vice Regal office. The granting of Vice Regal Patronage is determined according to certain criteria. Organisations wishing to invite the Governor to consider patronage should make an application for consideration to the Official Secretary.
To be eligible for consideration an organisation needs to be able to demonstrate:
In addition, a Patronage Request form must be submitted.You will be informed in writing once a decision has been made.
Access Plus WA Deaf Inc
Air Force Association Western Australian Division Incorporated T/A RAAFA
Army Art WA Incorporated
Art Gallery of Western Australia Foundation
Arthritis Foundation of WA Inc.
Asthma Foundation of WA Inc.
Auspire Australia Day Council of WA Inc.
Australia Britain Society WA Branch Incorporated
Australian Red Cross Society – Western Australian Division
Australian War Widows WA Inc
Awards WA Inc
Cancer Council of Western Australia Inc
Celebrate Western Australia Inc
Defence Force Welfare Association
Down Syndrome Association of WA Inc
Epilepsy Association of Western Australia Inc
Fairbridge Western Australia
Foodbank of Western Australia Inc
Girl Guides Western Australia Inc
Good Sammy Enterprises
Gravity Discovery Centre Foundation Inc
Haemophilia Foundation WA Inc
Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research Inc
Institute of Public Administration Western Australian Division Inc IPAA WA
Leadership Western Australia
Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation Limited
Lions Cancer Institute Inc
Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra Inc
National Council of Women of Western Australia Inc
National Heart Foundation of Australia WA Division
Navy League of Australia – Western Australia
Ngala Community Services
PBF Australia Ltd – Western Australia
Perron Institute for Neurological and Translational Science Ltd
Perth Mobile GP Services Ltd T/A Homeless Healthcare
Perth Observatory Volunteer Group Inc T/A Perth Observatory
Probus Association of Western Australia
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia Limited – Western Australia
Rocky Bay Limited
Rotary International District 9455 Inc T/A Rotary Western Australia
Rowing Association of Western Australia Inc T/A Rowing WA
Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia Incorporated
Royal Association of Justices of Western Australia Inc
Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia – Western Operations
Royal Fremantle Golf Club Inc
Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club Inc
Royal Humane Society of Australasia Inc.
Royal Kings Park Tennis Club
Royal Over-Seas League-Western Australia
Royal Perth Hospital Medical Research Foundation Incorporated
Royal Perth Yacht Club of Western Australia Inc
Royal Western Australian Bowling Association Inc T/A Bowls WA
Royal Western Australian Historical Society Inc
Seniors Recreation Council of WA Inc
St John WA
Stronger Families Foundation Ltd
Surf Life Saving Western Australia Incorporated
The Army Museum of Western Australia Foundation
The Australian Council of Christians and Jews – Western Australia
The Council on the Ageing WA Inc COTA WA
The Country Women’s Association of Western Australia Inc
The Girls Brigade Western Australia Inc
The Governor’s Prayer Breakfast Association Inc
The Legacy Club of Western Australia Incorporated T/A Legacy WA
The Lord’s Taverners Aust Western Aust Branch Incorporated
The National Trust of Australia WA
The Returned and Services League of Australia WA Branch Incorporated RSL WA
The Royal Automobile Club of WA Inc.
The Royal Commonwealth Society WA Branch
The Royal Humane Society of Australasia Inc.
The Royal Life Saving Society WA Inc.
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Western Australia RSPCA WA
The Salvation Army Australia Territory-WA Division
The Scout Association of Australia Western Australia
The Trustee for Channel Seven Telethon Trust
The West Australian Society of Art WASA
The Western Australian Hockey Association Incorporated T/A Hockey WA
The Western Australian Olympic Council Incorporated
The Western Australian Opera Co. Inc. WAO
TPI Association WA
University of Western Australia – The Raine Study
Veteran Car Club of WA Inc T/A Veteran and Classic Car Club of WA
Volunteer Centre of Western Australia Inc T/A Volunteering Western Australia
Volunteer Marine Rescue of Western Australia Inc
WA Parks Foundation
West Australian Ballet Company
West Australian Foundation for Deaf Children Inc
West Australian Men’s Shed Association
West Australian Rifle Association Inc
Western Australia Branch of the Order of Australia Association Ltd
Western Australian Band Association Inc
Western Australian Cricket Association Limited WACA
Western Australian Rugby Union T/A RugbyWA
Womens and Infants Research Foundation Limited
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