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The Lord Mayor's overseas visits offer a unique opportunity to gain access to key international decision-makers in government and business.

Lord Mayor's programme 2018-19

​Dates Visits
22-25 November 2018 SW England / Wales
8-16 December 2018 USA (West Coast), Canada & Mexico
13-16 January 2019 Kuwait, UAE
21-27 January 2019 Switzerland (World Economic Forum)
11-22 February 2019 Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong, Singapore
3-6 March 2019 Scotland
16-24 March 2019 China
7-12 April 2019 Turkey, Qatar
5-11 May 2019 Brazil, Colombia
26 May - 2 June 2019 Europe
25-30 June 2019 USA (Mid West), Canada
6-14 July 2019 China, Indonesia, Malaysia
23-28 July 2019 North England
7-15 September 2019 Australia
16- 22 September 2019 India, Nepal
12-17 October 2019 South Africa, Kenya
27- 29 October 2019 TBC

Other visits are yet to be confirmed. Further details will be added in due course.

If you are a member of a City firm and interested in joining an overseas business delegation you can register your interest by email to the Lord Mayor Visits team. Please include the reasons you would like to take part in the visit and how the Lord Mayor can help you achieve your aims and objectives.

Due to the high demand for places for certain visits, we will not always be able to accommodate every organisation's request to participate.

More information

The Lord Mayor also undertakes visits to regional centres in the UK as part of a programme in support of the financial services industry in the UK. For more information on this visit, see our promoting the City in the UK page.