Protocol Resources

This section contains the following protocol related resources.

Request a letter from the Premier

Victorians can request a letter from the Premier to celebrate specific occasions. Find out more about Requesting a letter from the Premier.

Victorian Flag Notification Network

The Department of Premier and Cabinet is responsible for notifying Victorian organisations when there is an occasion that involves our national flag. Flag notifications will related to the half masting of flags or the instructions to fly specific flags. 

To view the latest flag notifications, join the network or find out more, visit Victorian Flag Notification Network

Forms of Address

Find out about how to address or refer in a speech to titled and official persons. Examples are provided on the Forms of Address page.

Table of Precedence

Information on what the order of precedence or rank at official and ceremonial events, can be found at either the Victorian Table of Precedence or the Commonwealth Table of Precedence.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked Questions are collated here. If you have any further questions, please email:


Last updated on Wednesday, 23 January 2019