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Departments of State

DEPARTMENTS OF STATE AND MINISTERS

Attorney General's Office
20 Victoria Street
London SW1H 0NF
Tel: 020 7271 2492
Email: correspondenceunit@attorneygeneral.gsi.gov.uk
Website: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/attorney-generals-office

Rt Hon Dominic Grieve QC, MP ±± (Con)
Attorney-General

Oliver Heald MP (Con)
Solicitor General

The Rt Hon the Lord Wallace of Tankerness QC (LD)
Lords Spokesperson

Office of the Advocate General for Scotland
Dover House
Whitehall
London SW1A 2AU
Tel: 020 7270 6810
Email: http://www.oag.gov.uk/oag/49.html
Website: http://www.oag.gov.uk

Rt Hon Lord Wallace of Tankerness QC (LD)
Advocate General for Scotland

Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS)
1 Victoria Street
London SW1H 0ET
Tel: 020 7215 5000
Email: http://www.bis.gov.uk
Website: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-business-innovation-skills

Rt Hon Dr Vincent Cable MP * (LD)
Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills

Rt Hon David Willetts MP ± (Con)
Minister of State (Minister for Universities and Science)

Michael Fallon MP (Con)
Minister of State (Jointly with Department for Energy and Climate Change)

Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint ** (Con)
Minister of State (Trade and Investment) (Jointly with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office)

Matthew Hancock MP (Con)
Minister of State (Jointly with Department for Education)

Viscount Younger of Leckie ** (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Jo Swinson MP (LD)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Con)
Lords Spokesperson

Cabinet Office
70 Whitehall
London SW1A 2AS
Tel: 020 7276 0527
Email: publiccorrespondence@cabinet-office.gsi.gov.uk
Website: http://www.cabinetoffice.gov.uk
Deputy Prime Minister: www.dpm.cabinetoffice.gov.uk

Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP * (LD)
Deputy Prime Minister, Lord President of the Council (with special responsibility for political and constitutional reform)

Rt Hon Francis Maude MP ± (Con)
Minister for the Cabinet Office, Paymaster General

Rt Hon Oliver Letwin MP ± (Con)
Minister for Government Policy

Rt Hon David Laws MP ± (LD)
Minister of State (jointly with the Department for Education)

Rt Hon Greg Clark MP (Con)
Minister of State

Nick Hurd MP (Con)
Parliamentary Secretary

Joseph Johnson MP (Con)
Parliamentary Secretary

Rt Hon Kenneth Clarke QC, MP ± (Con)
Minister without Portfolio (Minister of State)

Rt Hon Grant Shapps MP * (Con)
Minister without Portfolio (Minister of State)

John Hayes MP (Con)
Minister without Portfolio (Minister of State)

The Rt Hon the Lord Wallace of Tankerness QC (LD)
Lords Spokesperson

Department for Communities and Local Government
Eland House
Bressenden Place
London SW1E 5DU
Tel: 0303 444 0000
Email: contactus@communities.gov.uk
Website: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-communities-and-local-government

Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government

Rt Hon Baroness Warsi ± (Con)
Senior Minister of State (Faith and Communities) (jointly with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office)

Nicholas Boles MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Kris Hopkins MP (LD)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Brandon Lewis MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Stephen Williams MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Baroness Stowell of Beeston MBE (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS)
2-4 Cockspur Street
London SW1Y 5DH
Tel: 020 7211 6000
Email: enquiries@culture.gov.uk
Website: http://www.culture.gov.uk/

Rt Hon Maria Miller MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (and Minister for Women and Equalities)

Ed Vaizey MP (Con)    
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Helen Grant MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Women and Equalities)(jointly with the Ministry of Justice)

Jo Swinson MP (LD)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Women and Equalities)(jointly with the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills)

Lord Gardiner of Kimble (Con)
Lords Spokesperson

Baroness Northover (LD)
Lords Spokesperson (Women and Equalities)

Ministry of Defence
Floor 5, Zone A, Main Building
Whitehall
London SW1A 2HB
Tel: 020 7218 9000 (Public Enquiries) 0870 607 4455
Email: defencesecretary@mod.uk
Website: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ministry-of-defence

Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for Defence

Rt Hon Andrew Robathan MP (Con)
Minister of State

Rt Hon Mark Francois MP (Con)
Minister of State

Dr Andrew Murrison MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Philip Dunne MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Anna Soubry MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Lord Astor of Hever DL (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Department for Education
Castle View House
East Lane
Runcorn
Cheshire WA7 2GJ
Tel: 0370 000 2288
Email: http://www.education.gov.uk/help/contactus/dfe
Website: http://www.education.gov.uk

Rt Hon Michael Gove MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for Education

Rt Hon David Laws MP ± (LD)
Minister of State (jointly with the Cabinet Office)

Matthew Hancock MP (Con)
Minister of State (jointly with the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills)

Edward Timpson MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Elizabeth Truss MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Lord Nash
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Schools)

Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC)
3-8 Whitehall Place
London SW1A 2AW
Tel: 0300 060 4000
Email: correspondence@decc.gsi.gov.uk
Website: http://www.decc.gov.uk

Rt Hon Edward Davey MP * (LD)
Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change

Rt Hon Michael Fallon MP (Con)
Minister of State (jointly with Department for Business, Innovation and Skills)

Rt Hon Gregory Barker MP (Con)
Minister of State

Baroness Verma (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)
Nobel House
17 Smith Square
London SW1P 3JR
Tel: 020 7238 6951
Email: defra.helpline@defra.gsi.gov.uk
Website: http://www.defra.gov.uk

Rt Hon Owen Paterson MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Dan Rogerson MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

George Eustace MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Lord de Mauley TD (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO)
King Charles Street
London SW1A 2AH
Tel: 020 7008 1500
Email: http://www.fco.gov.uk/en/ministerial-feedback-form
Website: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/foreign-commonwealth-office

Rt Hon William Hague MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

Rt Hon Baroness Warsi ± (Con)
Senior Minister of State (jointly with the Department for Communities and Local Government)

Rt Hon David Lidington MP (Con)
Minister of State (European Issues and NATO)

Rt Hon Hugo Swire MP (Con)
Minister of State (South East Asia/Far East, India and Nepal, Latin America, Falklands, Australasia and Pacific, Commonwealth)

Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint ** (Con)
Minister of State (Trade and Investment) (jointly with the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills)

Rt Hon Hugh Robertson MP (Con)
Minister of State

Mark Simmonds MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Department of Health (DoH)
Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London SW1A 2NS
Tel: 020 7210 4850
Email: http://www.info.doh.gov.uk/contactus.nsf/memo?openform
Website: http://www.dh.gov.uk

Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for Health

Norman Lamb MP (LD)
Minister of State

Jane Ellison MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Dr Daniel Poulter MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Rt Hon Earl Howe (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Home Office
2 Marsham Street
London SW1P 4DF
Tel: 020 7035 4848
Email: public.enquiries@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk
Website: http://www.homeoffice.gov.uk

Rt Hon Theresa May MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for the Home Department

Mark Harper MP (Con)
Minister of State (Immigration)

Damian Green MP (Con)
Minister of State (Minister for Police) (jointly with the Ministry of Justice)

Norman Baker MP (LD)
Minister of State

James Brokenshire MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Lord Taylor of Holbeach CBE (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Department for International Development (DfID)
1 Palace Street
London SW1E 5HE
Tel: 0845 300 4100
Email: enquiry@dfid.gov.uk
Website: http://www.dfid.gov.uk

Rt Hon Justine Greening MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for International Development

Rt Hon Alan Duncan MP (Con)
Minister of State

Lynn Featherstone MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Baroness Northover (LD)
Lords Spokesperson

Ministry of Justice (MoJ)
102 Petty France
London SW1H 9AJ
Tel: 020 3334 3555
Email: general.queries@justice.gsi.gov.uk
Website: http://www.justice.gov.uk/

Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for Justice and Lord Chancellor

Rt Hon Lord McNally (LD)
Minister of State (and Deputy Leader of the House of Lords)

Rt Hon Damian Green MP (Con)
Minister of State (jointly with the Home Office)

Shailesh Vara MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State


Jeremy Wright MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Office of the Leader of the House of Commons
GC1
1 Horse Guards Road
London SW1A 1HQ
Tel: 020 7276 1005
Email: leader@commonsleader.x.gsi.gov.uk
Website: http://www.commonsleader.gov.uk

Rt Hon Andrew Lansley CBE, MP ± (Con)
Leader of the House of Commons, Lord Privy Seal

Rt Hon Tom Brake MP ** (LD)
Parliamentary Secretary (Deputy Leader of the House)

Office of the Leader of the House of Lords
Room 20
House of Lords
London SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 3200
Fax: 020 7219 3051
Email: psleaderofthelords@cabinet-office.x.gsi.gov.uk
Website: http://cabinetoffice.gov.uk/content/office-leader-house-lords

Rt Hon Lord Hill of Oareford CBE * (Con)
Leader of the House of Lords, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster

Rt Hon Lord Wallace of Tankerness QC (LD)
Deputy Leader of the House of Lords

Northern Ireland Office (NIO)
11 Millbank
London SW1P 4PN
Block B, Castle Buildings
Stormont Estate
Belfast BT4 3SH
Tel: (General Enquiries) 028 9052 0700
Email: http://www.nio.gov.uk/index/contact-us/enquiry-form.htm
Website: http://www.nio.gov.uk

Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for Northern Ireland

Rt Hon Andrew Robathan MP (Con)
Minister of State

Baroness Randerson (LD)
Lords Spokesperson

Privy Council Office
2 Carlton Gardens
London SW1Y 5AA
Tel: 020 7747 5310
Email: pcosecretariat@pco.x.gov.uk
Website: http://www.privy-council.org.uk

Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP * (LD)
Lord President of the Council

Scotland Office
Dover House, Whitehall
London SW1A 2AU
1 Melville Crescent
Edinburgh EH3 7HW
Tel: 020 7270 6754 (London)
Tel: 0131 244 9010 (Edinburgh)
Email: http://www.scotlandoffice.gov.uk/scotlandoffice/58.html
Website: http://www.scotlandoffice.gov.uk

Rt Hon Alistair Carmichael MP * (LD)
Secretary of State for Scotland

Rt Hon David Mundell MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Rt Hon Lord Wallace of Tankerness QC (LD)
Lords Spokesperson

Department for Transport (DfT)
Great Minster House
33 Horseferry Road
London SW1P 4DR
Tel: 0300 330 3000http://cdncache3-a.akamaihd.net/items/it/img/arrow-10x10.png
Email: https://www.dft.gov.uk/about/contact/form
Website: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-transport

Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for Transport

Robert Goodwill MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Stephen Hammond MP (LD)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

HM Treasury (HMT)
1 Horseguards Road
London SW1A 2HQ
Tel: 020 7270 5000
Email: public.enquiries@hm-treasury.gsi.gov.uk
Website: http://www.hm-treasury.gov.uk

Rt Hon David Cameron MP * (Con)
Prime Minister, First Lord of the Treasury and Minister for the Civil Service

Rt Hon George Osborne MP * (Con)
Chancellor of the Exchequer

Rt Hon Danny Alexander MP * (LD)
Chief Secretary to the Treasury

Rt Hon Sir George Young MP (Con)
Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury and Chief Whip

Sajid Javid MP (Con)
Financial Secretary

David Gauke MP (Con)
Exchequer Secretary

Nicky Morgan MP (Con)
Economic Secretary

Lord Deighton KBE **
Commercial Secretary

Wales Office
Gwydyr House
Whitehall
London SW1A 2NP
Tel: 020 7270 0534
Email: wales.office@walesoffice.gsi.gov.uk
Website: http://www.walesoffice.gov.uk

Rt Hon David Jones MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for Wales

Stephen Crabb MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (jointly as a paid Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury (Whip) - House of Commons)

Baroness Randerson ** (LD)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Caxton House
Tothill Street
London SW1H 9DA
Tel: 020 7340 4000
Email: ministers@dwp.gsi.gov.uk
Website: http://www.dwp.gov.uk

Rt Hon Iain Duncan Smith MP * (Con)
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

Mike Penning MP (Con)
Minister of State

Steve Webb MP (LD)
Minister of State

Esther McVey MP (Con)
Minister of State

Lord Freud ** (Con)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Lord Bates
 Lords Spokesperson

Second Church Estates Commissioner, representing Church Commissioners
Sir Tony Baldry MP (Con)
Second Church Estates Commissioner

HM Household
Greg Hands MP (Con)
Treasurer of HM Household (Deputy Chief Whip)

Rt Hon Don Foster MP (LD)
Comptroller of HM Household (Deputy Chief Whip)

Rt Hon Desmond Swayne MP (Con)
Vice Chamberlain of HM Household (Whip, House of Commons)

Rt Hon Baroness Anelay of St Johns DBE (Con)
Captain of the Honourable Corps of the Gentlemen at Arms (Chief Whip, House of Lords)

Lord Newby OBE (LD)
Captain of The Queen’s Bodyguard of the Yeomen of the Guard (Deputy Chief Whip, House of Lords)

Lords in Waiting
Earl Attlee (Con)
Lord Bates (Con)
Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Con)
Lord Gardiner of Kimble (Con)
Lord Wallace of Saltaire † ** (LD)
Lord Popat of Harrow † ** (Con)

Baronesses in Waiting
Baroness Jolly (LD)
Baroness Northover † ** (LD)

Government Whips — House of Commons
Rt Hon Sir George Young ± MP (Con)
Chief Whip and Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury

Rt Hon Don Foster MP (LD)
Deputy Chief Whip (Comptroller of HM Household)

Rt Hon Desmond Swayne MP (Con)
Government Whip (Vice Chamberlain of HM Household)

Lord Commissioners (Whips)
Karen Bradley MP (Con)
Anne Milton MP (Con)
Sam Gyimah MP (Con)
David Evennett MP ** (Con)
Stephen Crabb MP (Con)
Mark Lancaster MP (Con)

Assistant Whips
Gavin Barwell MP (Con)
John Penrose MP (Con)
Jo Johnson MP (Con)
Claire Perry MP (Con)
Amber Rudd MP (Con)
Mark Hunter MP (LD)
Jenny Willott MP (LD)

Government Whips — House of Lords
Rt Hon Baroness Anelay of St Johns DBE (Con)
Lords Chief Whip (Captain of the Honourable Corps of the Gentlemen at Arms)

Lord Newby OBE (LD)
Deputy Lords Chief Whip (Captain of The Queen’s Bodyguard of the Yeomen of the Guard)

Lords in Waiting (Whips)
Earl Attlee (Con)
Lord Bates (Con)
Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Con)
Lord Gardiner of Kimble (Con)
Lord Wallace of Saltaire † ** (LD)
Lord Popat of Harrow † ** (Con)

Baronesses in Waiting (Whips)
Baroness Jolly (LD)
Baroness Northover † ** (LD)

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*Cabinet Member
**Unpaid position
± Also attend Cabinet meetings
±± Invited to attend Cabinet meetings when required
† Also a Whip

 
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