The New Year honours list 2020

The New Year honours lists recognise the achievements and service of people across the UK, from all walks of life. Along with the Birthday honours, they are the most significant announcements of civilian and military gallantry awards.

2020 Queen's New Year Honours

Who were the 2020 New Year honours recipients?

The Queen’s Birthday and New Year honours lists are each published in the official newspaper of the Crown, The Gazette. The 2020 New Year honours Gazette supplement were published on Friday 27 December 2019. View the full list here.

As well as appearing in the supplement, everyone who is awarded an honour will have their own separate notice entry in the Awards and accreditations section on The Gazette website.

As well as appearing in the supplement, everyone awarded an honour has their own separate notice entry in the Awards and accreditations section on The Gazette website.

You can see all Birthday and New Year honours supplements from 1940 to 2020, and from 1860 to 1939.

Celebrate your honour with a commemorative edition

If you or a loved one have been honoured by the Queen or mentioned in despatches, The Gazette is available to buy as a personalised commemorative edition. Each pack contains a complete edition of The Gazette from the day the honour was published.

See also

Birthday and New Year honours supplements (1940 to 2020)

Birthday and New Year honours lists (1860 to 1939)

Everything you need to know about nominating someone for a UK honour

Publication date: 18 December 2019