Baroness D'Souza

Frances D'Souza

Frances D'Souza


Lord Speaker

Address as

Baroness D'Souza

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 6444 (Lord Speaker's Office)


Lords career

Convenor of the Crossbench Peers 2007-11; Lord Speaker 2011-

International bodies

President, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (UK Branch) 2011-; Hon. President, Inter-Parliamentary Union, British Group 2011-

Political interests

Human rights and development

Countries of interest

Afghanistan, China, Iran, Laos, Nordic countries, North Korea, Southern Africa (SADC countries), Vietnam

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baroness D'Souza, of Wychwood in the County of Oxfordshire 2004

Register of Interests

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

In receipt of salary as Lord Speaker of the House of Lords

4: Shareholdings (b)

T Bailey TB Wise Investment Account

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Joint President, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, UK Branch

Joint President, British-American Parliamentary Group

Joint President, Industry and Parliament Trust

Joint President, Inter-Parliamentary Union, British Group

President, Police Service Parliamentary Scheme

Co-President, Hansard Society