Lord McKenzie of Luton

William McKenzie

William McKenzie

Party

Labour

Address as

Lord McKenzie

Contact details

Westminster

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 6339
mckenziew@parliament.uk

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Luton South 1987 and 1992 general elections

Lords career

Government Spokesperson for: Trade and Industry 2005-07, Treasury 2005-07; Government Whip 2005-07; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State and Government Spokesperson: Department for Work and Pensions 2007-10, Department for Communities and Local Government 2009-10; Opposition Spokesperson for: Communities and Local Government 2010-, Work and Pensions 2010-

Party groups

Various constituency posts

Councils, public bodies

Luton Borough Council: Councillor 1976-92, 1999-2005, Leader 1999-2003

Political interests

Local government, local government finance, taxation systems, education, airports

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron McKenzie of Luton, of Luton in the County of Bedfordshire 2004

Register of Interests

5: Land and property

Apartment in Westminster from which rental income is received

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, NOAH Enterprise (homeless charity)

Trustee, NOAH, Luton, Beds (social enterprise charity assisting disadvantaged people in Luton and surrounding areas)

Trustee, Moorlands Free School Trust, Harpenden, Herts (company limited by guarantee and an Academy Trust)