Governor of Anguilla

representative of the British Monarch in the Overseas Territory of Anguilla

The Governor of Anguilla is the representative of the monarch in the British Overseas Territory of Anguilla. The Governor is appointed by the monarch on the advice of the British government. The Governor is the highest authority on Anguilla.[1] The main role of the Governor is to appoint the Premier of Anguilla.

Governor of Anguilla
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Dileeni Daniel-Selvaratnam

since 18 January 2021
StyleHer Excellency
ResidenceGovernment House, Anguilla
Term lengthAt Her Majesty's pleasure
First holderCharles Godden
WebsiteOffice of the Governor

The current Governor is Dileeni Daniel-Selvaratnam, who was sworn in on 18 January 2021.[2]

List of governors of AnguillaEdit


  1. Treaster, Joseph B. (1988-04-17). "For Anguilla, Tie to London Is Prosperity". New York Times. Retrieved 2015-03-17.
  2. "Governor breaks into prayer at swearing-in ceremony". The Anguillian. 2021-01-25. Retrieved 2021-02-02.