Monarchy of Barbados

Barbados was a Commonwealth realm. Queen Elizabeth II was the reigning monarch since 6 February 1952. She was Barbado's head of state but was substituted by the office of the President when Barbados became a republic.

Many of the jobs of the government were done by the Governor-General. It was abolished on 30 November 2021.[1]


  1. "Governor General Dame Sandra named first president-elect". Loop Barbados. Retrieved 21 October 2021.