President of Barbados

head of state of Barbados and the commander-in-chief of the Barbados Defence Force

The President of Barbados is the head of state of Barbados and the commander-in-chief of the Barbados Defence Force. The office was created when the country becomes a republic on 30 November 2021.[1]

President of Barbados
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Incumbent
Sandra Mason

since 30 November 2021
StyleMadam President (informal)
Her Excellency (formal)
StatusHead of state
ResidenceState House
AppointerParliament of Barbados
Term lengthFour years, renewable once
Constituting instrumentConstitution of Barbados
PrecursorMonarch of Barbados
Formation30 November 2021; 2 years ago (2021-11-30)
First holderSandra Mason

List of presidents of Barbados (2021-Present)

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  Denotes Acting President
No. Image President Took office Left office Time in office Party Election Prime Minister(s)
1Dame
Sandra Mason
(born 1949)
30 November 2021Incumbent2 years, 178 days Independent2021Mia Mottley

References

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