Statement of witness

On the occasion of a royal birth, a statement of witness is drawn up in accordance with tradition. This is done on the day after the birth, unless the birth takes place on a Saturday, in which case the statement of witness is drawn up on the following Monday. At the same time, the four witnesses see the newborn child.

Press conference with the four witnesses. Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, Deputy Speaker Urban Ahlin, Marshal of the Realm Svante Lindqvist, Mistress of the Robes Kirstine von Blixen-Finecke and Consultant Sophia Brismar Wendel. Photo: Henrik Garlöv/The Royal Court

Press conference with the four witnesses. Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, Deputy Speaker Urban Ahlin, Marshal of the Realm Svante Lindqvist, Mistress of the Robes Kirstine von Blixen-Finecke and Consultant Sophia Brismar Wendel. Photo: Henrik Garlöv/The Royal Court

The statement of witness is signed and sealed by the witnesses. 

The witnesses for Princess Adrienne were Press conference with the four witnesses. Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, Deputy Speaker Urban Ahlin, Marshal of the Realm Svante Lindqvist, Mistress of the Robes Kirstine von Blixen-Finecke.