Welcome to the website of

The High Sheriff of Leicestershire

High Sheriffs are appointed by His Majesty the King to represent him in each county in matters relating to the judiciary and the maintenance of law and order.

Mr John Chatfeild-Roberts is the High Sheriff of Leicestershire for 2024-25.  He made his Declaration of Office on 5th April 2024.

The High Sheriff is a Royal Appointment which supports the Judiciary and agencies of Law & Order.  These days the service goes further with close links to the Emergency Services and to the Voluntary & Charitable Sectors as well.  If you are an organisation who would like to be visited by the High Sheriff, please go to the Contact page of this site and get in touch.  He would be delighted to help if he can.


The High Sheriff's Charities