The Governor General of Canada is the federal viceregal representative of the
Canadian .... recommend partisan colleagues to be appointed governor general
and represent [the Queen]. ... herself from...
Nov 12, 2015 ... The governor general represents Canada during State visits abroad and receives
Royal visitors, heads of State and foreign ambassadors at ...
Apr 6, 2016 ... The Governor-General's role is both complex and demanding. ... In other words,
the Constitution does not describe the Governor-General's power, ... High
Commissioners appointed to represent their countries in Australia; ...
Together with the Senate and the House of Representatives, the Governor-
General is a part of Australia's Parliament. The Governor-General does not have
Some of the Governor-General's constitutional roles include signing the writ that
... and over New Zealand" but he or she does not play an active role in military
matters. ... At the request of the Prime Minister, Governors-General represent
The Governor-General of Jamaica is appointed by Her Majesty The Queen on the
advice of the Prime Minister, within the monarchical system of Government ...
Apr 1, 2014 ... The Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia represents the
monarch ... The functions and roles of the Governor-General include appointing
... For example, the Australian Constitution does not explicitly state that ...
Parliament is the legislative branch of Government, composed of the Sovereign (
represented by the Governor General), the Senate and the House of Commons.
The Governor General does, however, have the right to be consulted and to
advise. ... He or she also performs a number of ceremonial functions, and
Jan 1, 2006 ... These provincial Lieutenant Governors represent the monarch in ... The custom,
however, was that Governors General did not interfere in ...