Governor of South Australia

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Governor of South Australia
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Badge of the Governor of South Australia
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Incumbent
Hieu Van Le

since 1 September 2014
Office of the Governor
Executive Council of South Australia
StyleHis Excellency The Honourable
Reports toMonarch of Australia
ResidenceGovernment House, Adelaide
SeatAdelaide, South Australia
NominatorPremier of South Australia
AppointerMonarch of Australia
Term lengthAt Her Majesty's pleasure
Formation28 December 1836
First holderCaptain John Hindmarsh
DeputyLieutenant-Governor Brenda Wilson
WebsiteOffice of the Governor

The Governor of South Australia is the representative in the Australian state of South Australia of Elizabeth II, Queen of Australia. The Governor performs the same constitutional and ceremonial functions at the state level as does the Governor-General of Australia at the national level.

The current governor is Hieu Van Le.[1] The Governor's official residence is Government House, in Adelaide, the state's capital.

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