Archbishop of Canterbury

Archbishop of Canterbury

Full title

The Most Rev. and the Rt Hon. the Archbishop of Canterbury


Justin Welby



Joined the Lords

26 February 2013

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
Fax: 020 7219 5979


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards (Joint Committee) Lords 2013-13
Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards (Joint Committee) Lords 2012-13

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Bishop of Durham Church of England 2011-
Dean, Liverpool Cathedral Church of England 2007-11
Canon, Coventry Cathedral Church of England 2002-07
Rector, Southam, Warwickshire Church of England 1995-02

Member's focus

Business, industry and consumers
Economy and finance
Energy and environment
European Union
Health services and medicine
International affairs
Ethics &amp
Mediation &amp
Diocese of Durham
Diocese of Liverpool
Diosese of Coventry.

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • In receipt of episcopal stipend
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Chair, Committee of Reference, Stewardship Investment Funds (owned by Friends Life plc, managed by F&C Asset Management plc)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Chancellor, Canterbury Christ Church University
    • President, John Townsend Trust (Royal School for Deaf Children, Margate)
    • President, National Society
    • President, St Edmund's School, Canterbury
  • 10: Non-financial interests (c)

    • Chairman, Lambeth Palace Library Trustees
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President, British Trust for Tantur
    • President, The Children’s Society
    • President, Friends of Anglican Centre, Rome
    • President, Church Lads' and Church Girls' Brigade
    • President, Friends of Canterbury Cathedral
    • President, Kent County Association of Change Ringers
    • President, Livability
    • President, South East Institute for Theological Education
    • President, St. Luke’s Healthcare for the Clergy
    • Joint President, National Churches Trust
    • Joint President, National Council for Social Concern
    • Vice President, Church Army
    • Vice President, Royal National College for the Blind