Peter McCarthy, Lord Lieutenant of Renfrewshire

Welcome to the website of the Lieutenancy of Renfrewshire

Colonel Peter McCarthy, pictured, was appointed Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Renfrewshire in March 2019 on the retiral of his predecessor Mr Guy Clark CVO JP.

His first and foremost duty is to represent Her Majesty the Queen within the Lieutenancy and uphold the dignity of the Crown. He also seeks to encourage a spirit of co-operation in the voluntary services and benevolent organisations as well as taking a very active interest in the commercial and social life of the Lieutenancy.

Queen's Award for Enterprise
Queen's Award for Voluntary Service
100th Birthday Card from the Queen
Anniversary Card from the Queen


Enterprise Awards

Voluntary Service Awards

100th Birthday

Diamond Weddings

Latest News

New Year Honours List -2020

NEW YEAR HONOURS LIST – 2020 Her Majesty the Queen has recognised a number of Renfrewshire people in the 2020 – New Year Honour List. Many congratulations to the following : Members of the Order of [...]

Renfrewshire Lieutenancy Area Map

The area covered by the Lieutenancy stretches from Glasgow going west as far as Gourock & Wemyss Bay.

It includes the three Local authority areas of East Renfrewshire, Renfrewshire and Inverclyde.

The Lieutenancy area is shown on the map below:

Renfrewshire Lieutenancy
East Renfrewshire Council
Inverclyde Council
Renfreshire Council