The Most Excellent Order of The British Empire

Update on Service of Dedication Wednesday 24th June 2020

In line with current Government advice on measures to tackle COVID 19 / Coronavirus, many events have been cancelled. This has affected Investitures, Garden Parties, the annual Garter service at Windsor Castle, and Church Services. The decision has been taken to cancel the OBE Service of Dedication planned for Wednesday 24thJune 2020.

It is hoped that the planned OBE Evensong will still take place on Tuesday 17th November at St Paul’s Cathedral. More information on the OBE Evensong will be announced on this page in the coming months. If you have any questions, please email the Central Chancery directly at

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