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Principality

A principality (or princedom) can either be a monarchical feudatory or a sovereign state, ruled or reigned over by a monarch with the title of prince or by a monarch with another title within the generic use of the term prince. Prince means [I]first citizen[/I]. The feminine form is Princess.

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Domain of Turturpunk
Terra Occidentalis

Prerequisite: Places of worship. At least one of these buildings is missing in the domain, or it is in rubble or not sufficiently developed.
Prerequisite: Great hall / Palace / City hall. At least one of these buildings is missing in the domain, or it is in rubble or not sufficiently developed.
Prerequisite: Lord's lodging / Mansion. At least one of these buildings is missing in the domain, or it is in rubble or not sufficiently developed.
This action takes place on one of the following buildings: Places of worship. You are currently on a bare ground.
Sphere: temporal.
This upgrade is possible from the following types of organisations: County / District.
Can be a direct vassal of: Empire / Federation / Holy See / Kingdom / Tsardom. This organisation is independent.
Ownership. You must be the owner of this organisation.

Promote

Sphere: temporal. 400 arpents.  100000. This action takes place in one of the following buildings: Places of worship. Required skills and resources:

This upgrade is possible from the following types of organisations: County / District. Can be a direct vassal of: Empire / Federation / Holy See / Kingdom / Tsardom. Requires approval of the following characters:

  • At least one of the superiors of the organisation (optional, ignored in case of insurrection).
  • At least one character having one of the following titles: Patriarch / Pope, from the same spiritual obedience as the domain (excommunicated characters are ignored).

New seat

The seat of this organisation can be moved in a radius of 400 arpents. This action takes place in one of the following buildings: Organisation seats / Public buildings / Seigneurial residence.

Requires approval of the following characters:

  • The owner of the territorial organisation.

Vassals

Direct vassals: County, District, City, Barony, Lordship, Town, Abbey, Priory. Maximum: 6.

Independence tax: 3%.

Transfer tax: 15% every 1000 arpents of distance. This tax is levied on each transfer made to this organisation. Half of the amount of this tax is deducted from the amount collected by the recipient, so that both parties contribute to the transfer costs.

Prince

Head of the principality. The prince can appoint the great officers. He manages his princely domain and supervises military operations throughout the principality. As a sovereign prince, he has the authority to assign titles of nobility to his subjects.

Prince
Honorary predicate: His Serene Highness.
Oral address: Your Serene Highness / Sir.

Princess
Honorary predicate: Her Serene Highness.
Oral address: Your Serene Highness / Madam.

×7. . Vassals: . Appointments: Chancellor, Seneschal, Treasurer. Skills: Leadership 4/lvl, Management 3/lvl, Ceremony 3/lvl, Hunting 3/lvl, Melee combat 2/lvl, Music 2/lvl, Prayer 1/lvl.

Claim

This action takes place in one of the following buildings: Places of worship / Public buildings. Required skills and resources:

Requires approval of the following characters:

  • All heirs having precedence over the claimant; they don't need to be present at the scene of the action and can give their consent from afar (ignored in case of insurrection).

Prince consort

Spouse, with no particular function in the principality.

Prince consort
Honorary predicate: His Highness.
Oral address: Your Highness / Sir.

Princess consort
Honorary predicate: Her Highness.
Oral address: Your Highness / Madam.

×6.5. . Vassals: .

Marriage

This action takes place in one of the following buildings: Places of worship. Required skills and resources:

Requires approval of the following characters:

  • At least one character having one of the following titles: Bishop / Archbishop / Primate / Patriarch / Pope, from the same spiritual obedience as the domain (excommunicated characters are ignored).

Regent

The regent exercises the office of sovereign while waiting for the holder to be appointed.

×6. . Vassals: . Appointments: Seneschal, Treasurer.

Regency

This action takes place in one of the following buildings: Public buildings. Required skills and resources:

Requires approval of the following characters:

  • All heirs having precedence over the claimant; they don't need to be present at the scene of the action and can give their consent from afar (ignored in case of insurrection).

Chancellor

Governs along with the prince. The Chancellor can appoint other high officers. He supervises military operations on all the subjects.

Chancellor
Honorary predicate: His Excellency.
Oral address: Your Excellency / Excellency / Lord Chancellor / Sir.

Chancellor
Honorary predicate: Her Excellency.
Oral address: Your Excellency / Excellency / Lady Chancellor / Madam.

×6. . Vassals: . Appointments: Treasurer. Skills: Management 5/lvl, Leadership 3/lvl, Ceremony 2/lvl.

Appointment

This action takes place in one of the following buildings: Organisation seats / Public buildings / Seigneurial residence / Places of worship. Required skills and resources:

Maximum number of recipients: 1.

Seneschal

The seneschal has all the rights to manage the domain alongside the lord. This title must be granted to a character of confidence, able to react in his absence.

Seneschal
Oral address: Lord Seneschal / Sir.

Seneschal
Oral address: Lady Seneschal / Madam.

×4. . Skills: Management 4/lvl.

Appointment

This action takes place in one of the following buildings: Organisation seats / Public buildings / Seigneurial residence / Places of worship. Required skills and resources:

Maximum number of recipients: 1.

Treasurer

Manages organisation finances, expenses and revenues. The treasurer also has access to the purchase and sale of resources.

Treasurer
Oral address: Lord Treasurer / Sir.

Treasurer
Oral address: Lady Treasurer / Madam.

×4. . Skills: Management 4/lvl.

Appointment

This action takes place in one of the following buildings: Organisation seats / Public buildings / Seigneurial residence / Places of worship. Required skills and resources:

Maximum number of recipients: 1.