Lord Tyler

Lord Tyler

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Tyler


Paul Tyler


Liberal Democrat

Joined the Lords

15 June 2005

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 6355; Fax: 020 7219 1360

Web & Social media


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2011-12
Procedure Committee (L) Lords 2008-13
Draft Constitutional Renewal Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2008-08
Conventions (Joint Committee) Lords 2006-06
EU Sub-Committee E - Justice and Institutions Commons 2005-06
House of Lords Reform (Joint Committee) Commons 2002-05
Modernisation of the House of Commons Commons 1998-05
Finance and Services Committee Commons 1997-01
Parliamentary Privilege (Joint Committee) Commons 1997-99
Committee of Selection Commons 1997-01
Procedure Committee Commons 1992-97
Constituency Date
North Cornwall 1992-05
Bodmin 1974-74

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Chairman Liberal Party 1983-86
Vice Chairman Dartmoor National Park Committee 1967-70
Member Devon & Cornwall Police Authority 1965-70
County Councillor Devon County Council 1964-70

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Managing Director Western Approach PR Ltd 1987-92
Director/Senior Consultant Good Relations Group 1982-92
Managing Director Cornwall Courier Newspaper Group 1976-81
Board Member SHELTER, the housing and homeless charity 1975-76
Various positions up to Director of Public Affairs Royal Institute of British Architects 1966-73

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Vice Chairman Hansard Society 2010-
Chairman Inter Climate Network Advisory Board (Charity) 2009-
Chairman Faiths & Civil Society Unit, Goldsmiths, University of London 2009-
Vice President Youth Hostels Association 2005-

Member's focus

Agriculture, animals, food and rural affairs
Energy and environment
Housing and planning
Parliament, government and politics
Workings of Committees
South West Region
Sub-Saharan Africa

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Adviser to the Board of South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (see category 3)
  • 3: Clients

    • South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
  • 6: Sponsorship

    • The Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust Ltd has made a grant to the Member of financial assistance for the purpose of engaging the services of a legislative drafter to produce a private member’s bill on the funding of political parties and thereafter to publish and promote the draft bill
  • 10: Non-financial interests (c)

    • Trustee, Charles Causley Trust
  • 10: Non-financial interests (d)

    • Management Board Member, Make Votes Count
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Chair, Faiths and Civil Society Unit, Goldsmiths College, University of London
    • Vice President, Youth Hostels Association
    • Vice President, British Resorts & Destinations Association
    • Vice Chair, Hansard Society
    • Trustee, Methuen Trust, Corsham
    • Trustee, Liberal Party Supplementary Pension Fund
    • Ambassador, Concern Universal (development charity in Sub-Saharan Africa)
    • Ambassador, The National Forest, UK