Her Majesty's Government

This list was last updated on 3 February 2012 by the House of Commons Information Office, Tel 020 7219 4272. We aim to update this list within one working day of changes being announced.

Her Majesty's Government is a coalition government formed of the Conservative Party and the Liberal Democrat Party.

The Cabinet

Position Minister
Prime Minister, First Lord of the Treasury and Minister for the Civil Service Rt Hon David Cameron MP (Con)
Deputy Prime Minister, Lord President of the Council (with special responsibility for political and constitutional reform) Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP (LD)
First Secretary of State, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Rt Hon William Hague MP (Con)
Chancellor of the Exchequer
 
Rt Hon George Osborne MP (Con)
Lord Chancellor, Secretary of State for Justice
 
Rt Hon Kenneth Clarke QC MP (Con)
Secretary of State for the Home Department; and Minister for Women and Equalities Rt Hon Theresa May MP (Con)
Secretary of State for Defence
 
Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP (Con)
Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills
 
Rt Hon Dr Vincent Cable MP (LD)
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions
 
Rt Hon Iain Duncan Smith MP (Con)
Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change
 
Rt Hon Mr Edward Davey MP (LD)
Secretary of State for Health
 
Rt Hon Andrew Lansley CBE MP (Con)
Secretary of State for Education
 
Rt Hon Michael Gove MP (Con)
Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government
 
Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP (Con)
Secretary of State for Transport
 
Rt Hon Justine Greening MP (Con)
Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
 
Rt Hon Caroline Spelman MP (Con)
Secretary of State for International Development
 
Rt Hon Andrew Mitchell MP (Con)
Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport
Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP (Con)
Secretary of State for Northern Ireland
 
Rt Hon Owen Paterson MP (Con)
Secretary of State for Scotland (and providing ministerial support to the Deputy Prime Minister in the Cabinet Office) Rt Hon Michael Moore MP (LD)
Secretary of State for Wales
 
Rt Hon Cheryl Gillan MP (Con)
Chief Secretary to the Treasury
 
Rt Hon Danny Alexander MP (LD)
 Minister without Portfolio (Minister of State) (Unpaid)
 
Rt Hon Baroness Warsi* (Con)
Leader of the House of Lords, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
Rt Hon Lord Strathclyde (Con)

Also attending Cabinet meetings

Position Minister
Minister for the Cabinet Office and Paymaster General
 
Rt Hon Francis Maude MP** (Con)
Minister of State – Cabinet Office (providing policy advice to the Prime Minister in the Cabinet Office) Rt Hon Oliver Letwin MP** (Con)
Minister of State (Universities and Science) – Department for Business, Innovation and Skills Rt Hon David Willetts MP** (Con)
 
Leader of the House of Commons, Lord Privy Seal
 
Rt Hon Sir George Young Bt MP** (Con)
Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury and Chief Whip
 
Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP (Con)

Also invited to attend Cabinet meetings when required

Position Minister
Attorney-General Rt Hon Dominic Grieve QC MP***  (Con)

Departments of State and Ministers

Attorney General's Office

20 Victoria Street
London
SW1H 0NF

Tel: 020 7271 2492
Website:  http://www.attorneygeneral.gov.uk
Email: correspondenceunit@attorneygeneral.gsi.gov.uk

Position Minister
Attorney-General Rt Hon Dominic Grieve MP*** (Con)
Solicitor-General Edward Garnier QC MP (Con)

Office of the Advocate General for Scotland

Dover House
Whitehall
London
SW1A 2AU

Tel: 020 7270 6810
Website: http://www.oag.gov.uk
Email: http://www.oag.gov.uk/oag/49.html

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

Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

1 Victoria Street
London
SW1H 0ET

Tel: 020 7215 5000
Website: http://www.bis.gov.uk/
Email: http://www.bis.gov.uk/contact

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills
 
Rt Hon Dr Vincent Cable MP** (LD)
Minister of State (Universities and Science)
 
Rt Hon David Willetts MP** (Con)
Minister of State (Business and Enterprise)
 
Mark Prisk MP (Con)
Minister of State (Further Education, Skills and Lifelong Learning)
 
John Hayes MP (Con)
Minister of State (Cities)

Rt Hon Greg Clark MP (Con)

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Employment Relations, Consumer and Postal Affairs) Norman Lamb MP (LD)
Minister of State (Trade and Investment) (Jointly with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office)

Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint (Con)

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Intellectual Property)
 
Baroness Wilcox (Con)

Cabinet Office

70 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2AS

Tel: 020 7276 3000
Website: http://www.cabinetoffice.gov.uk
Email: publiccorrespondence@cabinet-office.x.gsi.gov.uk
Deputy Prime Minister: www.dpm.cabinetoffice.gov.uk

Position Minister
Deputy Prime Minister, Lord President of the Council (with special responsibility for political and constitutional reform) Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP**
Minister for the Cabinet Office and Paymaster General
 
Rt Hon Francis Maude** (Con)
Minister of State (providing policy advice to the Prime Minister in the Cabinet Office) Rt Hon Oliver Letwin MP** (Con)
Parliamentary Secretary (Political and Constitutional Reform) Mark Harper MP (Con)
Parliamentary Secretary  (Civil Society) Nick Hurd MP (Con)
Minister without Portfolio Baroness Warsi

Department for Communities and Local Government

Eland House
Bressenden Place
London
SW1E 5DU

Tel: 0303 444 0000
Website: http://www.communities.gov.uk
Email: http://www.communities.gov.uk/corporate/contact

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government
 
 
Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP** (Con)
Minister of State (Decentralisation, Big Society, Planning Policy)
 
Rt Hon Greg Clark MP (Con)
Minister of State (Housing and Local Government)
 
Rt Hon Grant Shapps MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Community Cohesion, Race Equality, Building Regulations, Big Society, Housing and Regeneration) Andrew Stunell OBE MP (LD)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Fire and Resilience, Thames Gateway and Olympics, Local Government and Planning) Bob Neill MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Productivity, Procurement and Value for Money, Transparency and Data, Climate Change and Sustainable Development, Ordnance Survey, QEII Conference Centre) Baroness Hanham CBE (Con)

Department for Culture, Media and Sport

2-4 Cockspur Street
London
SW1Y 5DH

Tel: 020 7211 6000
Website: http://www.culture.gov.uk/
Email: enquiries@culture.gov.uk

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport
 
Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP** (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Tourism and Heritage)
 
John Penrose MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Sport and the Olympics)
 
Hugh Robertson MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Culture, Communications and Creative Industries) Ed Vaizey MP (Con)
 

Ministry of Defence

5th Floor, Zone A
Main Building
Whitehall
London
SW1A 2HB

Tel: 020 7218 9000
Website: http://www.mod.uk
Email: defencesecretary@mod.uk

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Defence Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP**
Minister of State (Armed Forces) Nick Harvey MP (LD)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (International Security Strategy) Gerald Howarth MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Defence Personnel, Welfare and Veterans) Rt Hon Andrew Robathan MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Equipment, Support and Technology) Peter Luff MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State Lord Astor of Hever DL* (Con)

Department for Education

Sanctuary Buildings
Great Smith Street
London
SW1P 3BT

Tel: 0870 000 2288
Website: http://www.education.gov.uk/
Email:
http://www.education.gov.uk/help/contactus

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Education Rt Hon Michael Gove MP** (Con)
Minister of State (Children and Families) Sarah Teather MP (LD)
Minister of State (Schools) Nick Gibb MP (Con)
Minister of State (Further Education and Lifelong Learning) John Hayes MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Children and Families) Tim Loughton MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Schools) Lord Hill of Oareford CBE (Con)

Department for Energy and Climate Change

3 Whitehall Place
London
SW1A 2AW

Tel: 0300 060 4000
Website: http://www.decc.gov.uk/
Email: correspondence@DECC.gsi.gov.uk 

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change Rt Hon Mr Edward Davey MP (LD)
Minister of State (Renewable Energy) Charles Hendry MP (Con)
Minister of State (Climate Change) Gregory Barker MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State Lord Marland* (Con)

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Nobel House
17 Smith Square
London
SW1P 3JR

Tel: 08459 33 55 77
Website: http://www.defra.gov.uk/
Email: defra.helpline@defra.gsi.gov.uk

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
 
Rt Hon Caroline Spelman MP** (Con)
Minister of State (Agriculture and Food) Rt Hon James Paice MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Natural Environment and Fisheries) Richard Benyon MP (Con)
 
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State Lord Taylor of Holbeach (Con)

Foreign and Commonwealth Office

King Charles Street
London
SW1A 2AH

Tel: 020 7008 1500
Website: http://www.fco.gov.uk/en/
Email: http://www.fco.gov.uk/en/ministerial-feedback-form 

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
 
Rt Hon William Hague MP** (Con)
Minister of State (Europe and NATO)
 
Rt Hon David Lidington MP (Con)
Minister of State (South East Asia/Far East, Caribbean, Central/South America, Australasia and Pacific) Jeremy Browne MP (LD)
Minister of State (International Energy Policy)
 
Rt Hon Lord Howell of Guildford* (Con)
Minister of State (Trade and Investment) (Jointly with the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills)

Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint (Con)

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Africa and the United Nations)
Henry Bellingham MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Afghanistan/South Asia, counter terrorism/proliferation, North America, Middle East and North Africa) Alistair Burt MP (Con)

Department of Health

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NS

Tel: 020 7210 4850
Website: http://www.dh.gov.uk/en/
Email: http://www.info.doh.gov.uk/contactus.nsf/memo?openform 

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Health Rt Hon Andrew Lansley CBE MP** (Con)
Minister of State (Care Services) Paul Burstow MP (LD)
Minister of State (Health) Simon Burns MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Public Health) Anne Milton MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Quality) Lord Howe (Con)

Home Office

Direct Communications Unit
2 Marsham Street
London
SW1P 4DF

Tel: 020 7035 4848
Website: http://www.homeoffice.gov.uk
Email: public.enquiries@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk

Position Minister
Secretary of State for the Home Department and Minister for Women and Equalities
 
Rt Hon Theresa May MP** (Con)
Minister of State (Crime Prevention and Antisocial Behaviour Reduction)
 
Lord Henley (Con)
Minister of State (Immigration) Damian Green MP (Con)
Minister of State (Policing) (jointly with the Ministry of Justice) Nick Herbert MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Crime and Security)
 
James Brokenshire MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Equalities and Criminal Information) Lynne Featherstone MP (LD)

Department for International Development

1 Palace Street
London
SW1E 5HE

Tel: 0845 300 4100
Website: http://www.dfid.gov.uk
Email: enquiry@dfid.gov.uk 

Position Minister
Secretary of State for International Development Rt Hon Andrew Mitchell MP** (Con)
Minister of State (Asia, Middle East, Caribbean and Overseas Territories, International finance, Trade, Corporate Performance Divisions) Rt Hon Alan Duncan MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Malaria, Africa, European Union, Policy (including climate change, health, education, population, water and sanitation, governance and food & agriculture), Research, Non Governmental Organisations) Stephen O’Brien MP (Con)
Spokesperson in the Lords Baroness Verma (Con)

Ministry of Justice

102 Petty France
London
SW1H 9AJ

Tel: 020 3334 3555
Website: http://www.justice.gov.uk
Email: general.queries@justice.gsi.gov.uk

Position Minister
Lord Chancellor, Secretary of State for Justice
 
Rt Hon Kenneth Clarke MP** (Con)
Minister of State (Constitutional matters, human rights and civil liberties, freedom of information, data protection and data sharing, legislation and law reform, public law and public legal issues, EU and international business, crown dependencies, Land Registry, National Archives, Law Commission) Rt Hon Lord McNally (LD)
Minister of State (Criminal justice strategy) (jointly with the Home Office) Nick Herbert MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Prisons and Probation,  youth justice, criminal law and sentancing policy, criminal justice) Crispin Blunt MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Legal Aid and legal services, HM Courts Service, tribunals and administrative justice, Office of the Public Guardian, Offices of Court Funds, official solicitor and public trustee, Offices of Court Funds, family justice, coroner reform and burial policy, Criminal Cases Review Commission, Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority, Parole Board) Jonathan Djanogly MP (Con)
 

Office of the Leader of the House of Commons

26 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2WH

Tel: 020 7276 1005
Website: http://www.commonsleader.gov.uk
Email: leader@commonsleader.x.gsi.gov.uk

Position Minister
Leader of the House of Commons Rt Hon Sir George Young Bt MP** (Con)
Parliamentary Secretary (Deputy Leader of the House) David Heath CBE MP* (LD)

Office of the Leader of the House of Lords

26 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2WH

Tel: 020 7219 3200
Fax: 020 7219 3051
Website: http://www.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/content/office-leader-house-lords
Email: pslordsleader@cabinet-office.x.gsi.gov.uk

Position Minister
Leader of the House of Lords, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Rt Hon Lord Strathclyde (Con)
Deputy Leader of the House of Lords Lord McNally (LD)

Northern Ireland Office

11 Millbank
London
SW1P 4PN

Stormont Estate
Belfast
BT4 3SH

Tel: 028 9052 0700
Website: http://www.nio.gov.uk
Email: http://www.nio.gov.uk/index/contact-us/enquiry-form.htm

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Rt Hon Owen Paterson MP** (Con)
Minister of State Rt Hon Hugo Swire MP (Con)

Privy Council Office

2 Carlton Gardens
London
SW1Y 5AA

Tel: 020 7747 5310
Website: http://www.privy-council.org.uk
Email: pcosecretariat@pco.x.gov.uk

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

Scotland Office

Dover House
Whitehall
London
SW1A 2AU

1 Melville Crescent
Edinburgh
EH3 7HW

Tel: 020 7270 6754 (London)
Tel: 0131 244 9010 (Edinburgh)
Website: http://www.scotlandoffice.gov.uk
Email: http://www.scotlandoffice.gov.uk/scotlandoffice/58.html

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Scotland Rt Hon Michael Moore MP** (LD)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State Rt Hon David Mundell MP (Con)
Spokesperson in the Lords Lord Wallace of Tankerness QC

Department for Transport

Great Minster House
33 Horseferry Road
London
SW1P 4DR

Tel: 0300 330 3000
Website: http://www.dft.gov.uk
Email: https://www.dft.gov.uk/about/contact/form/

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Transport
 
Rt Hon Justine Greening MP** (Con)
Minister of State (Rail and Aviation) Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Regional and Local Transport) Norman Baker MP (LD)
 
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Roads and Motoring) Mike Penning MP (Con)

HM Treasury

Correspondence & Enquiry Unit
2/W1 HM Treasury
1 Horse Guards Road
London
SW1A 2HQ

Tel: 020 7270 5000
Website: http://www.hm-treasury.gov.uk
Email: public.enquiries@hm-treasury.gov.uk

Position Minister
Chancellor of the Exchequer
 
Rt Hon George Osborne MP** (Con)
Chief Secretary to the Treasury
 
Rt Hon Danny Alexander MP (LD)
Financial Secretary Mark Hoban MP (Con)
Exchequer Secretary David Gauke MP†  (Con)
Economic Secretary Chloe Smith MP† (Con)
Commercial Secretary Lord Sassoon‡
Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury and Chief Whip
 
Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP (Con)
Lord Commissioner (Whip) James Duddridge MP (Con)
Lord Commissioner (Whip) Michael Fabricant MP (Con)
Lord Commissioner (Whip) Brooks Newmark MP* (Con)
Lord Commissioner (Whip) Angela Watkinson MP (Con)
Lord Commissioner (Whip) Jeremy Wright MP (Con)
Assistant Whip Stephen Crabb MP (Con)
Assistant Whip Philip Dunne MP* (Con)
Assistant Whip Robert Goodwill MP (Con)
Assistant Whip Mark Hunter MP (LD)
Assistant Whip Jenny Willott MP (LD) 
Assistant Whip Greg Hands MP (Con)
Assistant Whip Shailesh Vara MP (Con)
Assistant Whip Bill Wiggin MP (Con)

Wales Office

Gwydyr House
Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NP

Tel: 020 7270 0534
Website: http://www.walesoffice.gov.uk
Email: wales.office@walesoffice.gsi.gov.uk

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Wales Rt Hon Cheryl Gillan MP** (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State David Jones MP (Con)

Department for Work and Pensions

Caxton House
Tothill Street
London
SW1H 9DA

Tel: 020 7340 4000
Website: http://www.dwp.gov.uk
Email: ministers@dwp.gsi.gov.uk

Position Minister
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions Rt Hon Iain Duncan Smith MP** (Con)
Minister of State (Employment) Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP (Con)
Minister of State (Pensions) Steve Webb MP (LD)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Disabled People) Maria Miller MP (Con)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Welfare Reform) Lord Freud* (Con)

 HM Household

Position Minister
Treasurer of HM Household (Deputy Chief Whip) Rt Hon John Randall MP (Con)
Comptroller (Deputy Chief Whip)  Rt Hon Alistair Carmichael MP (LD)
Vice Chamberlain (Whip) Rt Hon Mark Francois MP (Con)
Captain of the Honourable Corps of the Gentlemen at Arms (Lords Chief Whip) Rt Hon Baroness Anelay of St Johns DBE (Con)
Captain of The Queen’s Bodyguard of the Yeomen of the Guard (Deputy Lords Chief Whip) Rt Hon Lord Shutt of Greetland OBE (LD)
Baroness in Waiting Baroness Garden of Frognal* (LD)
Baroness in Waiting Baroness Northover* (LD)
Baroness in Waiting Baroness Rawlings (Con)
Baroness in Waiting Baroness Verma (Con)
Lord in Waiting Earl Attlee (Con)
Lord in Waiting Lord Astor of Hever DL* (Con)
Lord in Waiting Lord De Mauley TD (Con)
Lord in Waiting Baroness Stowell of Beeston MBE (Con)
Lord in Waiting Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD)

Second Church Estates Commissioner, representing Church Commissioners

Position Spokesperson
Second Church Estates Commissioner Tony Baldry MP (Con)

Key

*  unpaid
**  attends Cabinet
***  attends Cabinet when Ministerial responsibilities are on the agenda
†  paid as a Parliamentary Secretary
‡  unpaid Parliamentary Secretary

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