Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Baroness Hollis of Heigham DL


Patricia Hollis



Joined the Lords

1 June 1990

Contact details

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


UK Parliament

Post Date
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Work and Pensions) 2001-05
Committee House Date
Procedure Committee (L) Lords 2013-
Barnett Formula Committee Lords 2008-09
House Committee (L) Lords 2007-13
Draft Human Tissue and Embryos Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2007-07
Administration and Works Committee (L) Lords 2006-07
House of Lords Offices Committee Lords 1993-95

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Leader, Council Norwich City Council 1983-88
Parliamentary Candidate, Great Yarmouth The Labour Party 1979-79
County Councillor Norfolk County Council 1978-82
Parliamentary Candidate, Great Yarmouth The Labour Party 1974-74
Local Councillor Norwich City Council 1968-90

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Dean of Faculty University of East Anglia 1988-90
University Lecturer University of East Anglia 1967-97
Reader in Modern History University of East Anglia 1967-97

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Member The Pensions Advisory Service 2010-
Chair Broadland Housing Association 2009-
Commissioner English Heritage 1988-91
Member Press Council 1988-90
Member Regional Health Authority 1970-
Member Regional Planning Authority 1970-

Member's focus

Communities and families
Housing and planning
Social security and pensions
Women's issues

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Board Member, Pensions Advisory Service
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Chair, Broadland Housing Association
    • Miscellaneous fees and honorariums from lecturing, writing and speaking on pensions
  • 10: Non-financial interests (c)

    • Trustee, History of Parliament Trust
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Vice President, Local Government Association
    • Governor, Pensions Policy Institute