The Governor-General's Flag is his personal standard. The background of the flag is
dark blue in colour. It is used by the Governor-General in the same way that the Royal
Standard is used by The Queen.
7.1. It is to be flown by day and night at the residence of the Governor-General, and
lowered when the Governor-General demits office.
7.2. The Flag should be flown at any military ceremony at which he is present as the
Governor General is the nation's Commander in Chief.
7.3. The Flag should also be flown in miniature on any car in which he is travelling.
The ADC to the Governor General will provide the flag to the host as needed.
7.4. The flag of the spouse of the Governor General will carry the armourial emblem
of the Governor General and should be flown on the vehicle in which the spouse
of the Governor General is travelling.
For any further information on these protocol guidelines, please contact the Office of the
Governor General - 268 462 0002/3/4
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