The New Year Honours 2009 were announced on 31 December 2008 in the United Kingdom,[1] New Zealand,[2] Cook Islands,[3] Barbados,[4] Grenada,[5] Saint Vincent and the Grenadines,[6] Belize,[7] Antigua and Barbuda,[8] and Saint Christopher and Nevis,[9] to celebrate the year past and mark the beginning of 2009.

The recipients of honours are displayed here as they were styled before their new honour, and arranged by the country whose ministers advised The Queen on the appointments, then by honour, with grades i.e. Knight/Dame Grand Cross, Knight/Dame Commander etc. and then divisions i.e. Civil, Diplomatic and Military as and where appropriate.

United Kingdom

Knights Bachelor

Order of the Bath

Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath (GCB)

Military Division

Knights Commander of the Order of the Bath (KCB)

Military Division
Civil Division

Companions of the Order of the Bath (CB)

Military Division
Civil Division

Order of Saint Michael and Saint George

Knights Commander of the Order of St Michael and St George (KCMG)

Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George (CMG)

Military Division
Civil Division

Royal Victorian Order

Knights Commander of the Royal Victorian Order (KCVO)

Commanders of the Royal Victorian Order (CVO)

Lieutenants of the Royal Victorian Order (LVO)

Members of the Royal Victorian Order (MVO)

Royal Victorian Medal (RVM)

RVM Gold

RVM Silver

Order of the British Empire

Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire (GBE)

Knights/Dames Commander of the Order of the British Empire (KBE/DBE)

Military Division
Civil Division

Commanders of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)

Military Division
Civil Division

Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)

Military Division
Civil Division
Diplomatic Service and Overseas List

Members of the Order of the British Empire (MBE)

Military Division
Civil Division

Queen's Volunteer Reserves Medal (QVRM)

New Zealand

Main article: 2009 New Year Honours (New Zealand)

Cook Islands

Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)

Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE)

British Empire Medal (BEM)

Barbados

Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)

Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)

Members of the Order of the British Empire (MBE)

Grenada

Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)

Members of the Order of the British Empire (MBE)

British Empire Medal (BEM)

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George (CMG)

Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)

Members of the Order of the British Empire (MBE)

Antigua and Barbuda

Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George (CMG)

Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)

Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE)

Belize

Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)

Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)

Members of the Order of the British Empire (MBE)

Saint Christopher and Nevis

Members of the Order of the British Empire (MBE)

References

  1. ^ United Kingdom "No. 58929". The London Gazette (1st supplement). 31 December 2008. p. 1.
  2. ^ "New Year Honours 2009" (14 January 2009) 4 New Zealand Gazette 87.
  3. ^ Cook Islands "No. 58930". The London Gazette (2nd supplement). 31 December 2008. p. 29.
  4. ^ Barbados "No. 58929". The London Gazette (3rd supplement). 31 December 2008. p. 31.
  5. ^ Grenada "No. 58932". The London Gazette (4th supplement). 31 December 2008. p. 33.
  6. ^ Saint Vincent and the Grenadines "No. 58933". The London Gazette (5th supplement). 31 December 2008. p. 35.
  7. ^ Belize "No. 58934". The London Gazette (6th supplement). 31 December 2008. p. 37.
  8. ^ Antigua and Barbuda "No. 58935". The London Gazette (7th supplement). 31 December 2008. p. 39.
  9. ^ Saint Christopher. "No. 58936". The London Gazette (8th supplement). 30 December 2008. p. 41.