The Governor-General of New Zealand
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You can invite the Governor-General to attend or host events, or be a patron of your organisation. You can also apply to have congratulatory cards sent out for notable birthdays and anniversaries.
The system of vice-regal patronage in New Zealand follows the tradition of royal patronage established in the United Kingdom, although the practices of granting Royal Warrants and Royal Charters has not been continued here.
Each year, on 6 February, the Governor-General hosts a garden party to mark Waitangi Day.
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