Resident Commissioner Cadiz

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Office of the Resident Commissioner, Cadiz
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Navy Board Flag
Navy Office
Member ofNavy Board
Reports toComptroller of the Navy
NominatorFirst Naval Lord
AppointerPrime Minister
Subject to formal approval by the King-in-Council
Term lengthNot fixed (typically 1–3 years)

The Resident Commissioner Cadiz was the chief representative of the Navy Board based at Cadiz Dockyard. He was senior official of the yard responsible for the supervision of the principal officers of the yard from 1697 until 1707.