Rt Hon Liam Byrne MP

Rt Hon Liam Byrne MP


Birmingham, Hodge Hill



Address as

Mr Byrne

Contact details


No constituency office publicised
Tel: 0121 789 7287
Fax: 0121 789 9824


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 6953
Fax: 020 7219 1431

Web & Social media


Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Birmingham, Hodge Hill 2004-

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) 2013-
Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions 2011-13
Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) 2010-11
Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury 2010-10
Chief Secretary to the Treasury 2009-10
Minister for the Cabinet Office and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 2008-09
Minister of State (HM Treasury) (also in the Home Office) 2008-08
Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (West Midlands) 2007-08
Minister of State (Home Office) (Borders and Immigration) 2007-08
Minister of State (Home Office) (Immigration and Asylum) 2007-07
Minister of State (Home Office) (Immigration, Citizenship and Nationality) 2006-07
Minister of State (Home Office) 2006-06
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health) (Care Services) 2005-06

Select committees

Post House Date
European Scrutiny Committee Commons 2005-05

Political interests

Anti-social behaviour, drugs, social policy, welfare reform, youth policy

Countries of interest

China, Kashmir

General Election 2010 General Election - Birmingham, Hodge Hill

Name Party Votes Share Change
Byrne, Liam Lab 22077 51.98% 5.1%
Khan, Tariq LD 11775 27.72% -2.1%
Parekh, Shailesh Con 4936 11.62% 1.0%
Lumby, Richard BNP 2333 5.49%
Rafiq, Waheed UKIP 714 1.68% -1.1%
Johnson, Peter SDP 637 1.50%
Majority 10302 24.26%
Turnout 42472 56.60%
Electorate 75040
Result Lab Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.