Government of the Principality of Woodlandia

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The Government of the Principality of Woodlandia (French: Gouvernement de la Principauté de Woodlandia), was formed on 12 March 2019, when HRH the Sovereign Prince Shawn, proclaimed himself as the head of state of the Principality of Woodlandia.

Government insignia of the Principality of Woodlandia


Government Structure

Unlike other forms of government, Woodlandia is not governed by any known types of government, but instead combines both traditional and non-traditional forms of government structure. Under the command of His Royal Highness Prince Shawn, parliament is divided between two governmental cabinets, both Royal and Executive.

Royal Cabinet

The Prince oversees a Royal Council called a Cabinet, known as the Royal Cabinet. Members of the Royal Cabinet are called ministers. Ministers are selected by The Prince and act on behalf of the Royal family according to their department.

Royal Ministries

The Royal branch of government consists of a select group of private Ministers of the Sovereign Prince and the Woodlandia Royal Family, with the President Minister who serves as the head of the Royal Cabinet and its Royal Ministers. Royal Ministries of the government of the Principality of Woodlandia are categorized into various departments, according to their purpose and rank in the Royal House.


Symbol Name Department Cabinet Formed Minister/Secretary
Office of the President Minister State Royal 12 March 2019 President Minister Sir Robert Ronyson
Office of the Grand Knight Defense Royal 21 August 2019 HRH the Sovereign Prince, Shawn of the Principality of Woodlandia
Ministry of the Royal Treasury State Royal 12 March 2019 HRH the Sovereign Prince, Shawn of the Principality of Woodlandia
Ministry of the Royal Household State Royal 12 March 2019

Executive Cabinet

The Prime Minister oversees an Executive Council, called a Cabinet, known as the Executive Cabinet. Members of the Executive Cabinet are called ministers. Ministers are elected by citizen vote. As head of their department, ministers introduce new laws for consideration during the Legislative Assembly of Parliament. Collectively the Cabinet vote to pass laws and develops policies.

Executive Ministries

The executive branch of government consists of an elected Council of Ministers, whom govern individual ministries of government, under the command of the Prime Minister, who serves as the head of the Executive Cabinet and head of the government of the Principality of Woodlandia. Executive Ministries of the government of the Principality of Woodlandia are categorized into various departments, according to their purpose and rank in government.


Symbol Name Department Cabinet Formed Minister/Secretary
Office of the Prime Minister State Executive 12 March 2019 Prime Minister Sir Robert Ronyson
Ministry of Foreign Affairs State Executive 12 March 2019 HRH the Sovereign Prince, Shawn of the Principality of Woodlandia
Ministry of Internal Affairs State Executive 12 March 2019 HRH the Sovereign Prince, Shawn of the Principality of Woodlandia
Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Promotion Treasury Executive 12 March 2019 Prime Minister Sir Robert Ronyson
Ministry of Defense Defense Executive 12 March 2019 HRH the Sovereign Prince, Shawn of the Principality of Woodlandia
Ministry of Justice Justice Executive 12 March 2019 HRH the Sovereign Prince, Shawn of the Principality of Woodlandia
Ministry of Space & Terrestrial Advancement Research (S.T.A.R.) State Executive 12 March 2019 HRH the Sovereign Prince, Shawn of the Principality of Woodlandia
Ministry of Labour Goods & Services Executive 12 March 2019 Her Majesty Duchess of Liberty Tracy, Queen of the Kingdom of Mull
Ministry of Health Health Executive 12 March 2019 HRH Princess Royal, Brittany (sister to HRH the Sovereign Prince Shawn)
Ministry of Education Education Executive 12 March 2019
Ministry of Humanitarian and Disaster Management State Executive 12 March 2019 HRH the Sovereign Prince, Shawn of the Principality of Woodlandia
Ministry of Wildlife, Forestry and Fisheries Environment Executive 12 March 2019 Prime Minister Sir Robert Ronyson
Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Agriculture Executive 12 March 2019 Prime Minister Sir Robert Ronyson
Ministry of Commerce, Industry & Sports Goods & Services Executive 12 March 2019
Ministry of Public Works & Transportation Goods & Services Executive 12 March 2019
Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications Information Goods & Services Executive 12 March 2019

Crown Corporations

In Woodlandia, state-owned corporations are referred to as Crown corporations, indicating that an organization is established by law, owned by the sovereign (either in right of Woodlandia or a province), and overseen by parliament and cabinet.

Government Institutions

In Woodlandia, government-owned corporations are referred to as Capital Corporations or Government Institutions, indicating that an organization is established by law, owned by the collective government (by right of the Crown), and overseen by parliament and cabinet.