First Sea Lord and Chief of the Queensland Naval Staff

The First Sea Lord and Chief of the Queensland Naval Staff (1SL/CNS) is the professional head, and the second most senior officer of Royal Queensland Navy. The current First Sea Lord is Rear-Admiral Sir Arthur Dawson John. By military protocol, the title used in international contexts is First Sea Lord of Queensland.

First Sea Lord and
Chief of the Queensland Naval Staff
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Command pennant of an Admiral
Incumbent
Vice Admiral Sir Arthur John

sinceĀ 27 May 2021
Royal Queensland Navy
TypeRole
Abbreviation1SL
Formation3 January 2015
First holderAdmiral Sir Antony Doveton