292. Representatives of members of the Commonwealth and the Republic of Ireland.

In relation to certain Commonwealth representatives, Her Majesty may provide by Order in Council for conferring all or any of the privileges and immunities1 which are conferred or may be conferred on consular posts and persons connected with consular posts2.

The Commonwealth representatives concerned are persons in the service of the government of any country within the Commonwealth who hold offices appearing to Her Majesty to involve the performance of duties substantially corresponding to those which, in the case of a foreign sovereign power, would be performed by a consular officer