Note: Extract from the New Zealand Gazette, Wellington: 26 September 1996, No. 130, p. 3198
The New Zealand Order of Merit
His Excellency the Governor-General, Chancellor of The New Zealand Order of Merit, has advised that the Queen has been graciously pleased to appoint:
Janet Marie Warren Shroff, CVO, to be Secretary and Registrar; and
Phillippe Patrick O’Shea, LVO, New Zealand Herald of Arms Extraordinary, to be Herald,
of The New Zealand Order of Merit during Her Majesty’s pleasure.
Dated at Wellington this 23rd day of September 1996.
J. B. BOLGER, Prime Minister.