Baroness Warsi

Baroness Warsi

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Baroness Warsi


Sayeeda Warsi



Joined the Lords

11 October 2007

Contact details

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

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UK Parliament

Post Date
Senior Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (Jointly with the Department for Communities and Local Government) 2012-14
Senior Minister of State (Department for Communities and Local Government) (Faith and Communities) (also in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office) 2012-14
Minister without Portfolio (Cabinet Office) 2010-12

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Minister without portfolio and Co-Chairman of the Conservative Party Conservatives 2010-
Shadow minister for community cohesion and social action Conservatives 2007-10
Shadow minister for Sheffield Conservatives 2007-10
Vice Chairman Conservatives 2005-07
Prospective Parliamentary Candidate (PPC) for Dewsbury Conservatives 2004-05
Community relations advisor to Leader of the Opposition Conservatives 2004-05

Member's focus

Asylum, immigration and nationality
Business, industry and consumers
Communities and families
Crime, civil law, justice and rights
Economy and finance
Employment and training
International affairs
Parliament, government and politics

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Shire Bed Company (family business)
  • 4: Shareholdings (a)

    • Rupert's Recipes Limited (manufacture of condiments and seasonings)
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • Shire Bed Company (furniture manufacturing)
  • 5: Land and property

    • Flat in London NW from which rental income is received
  • 6: Sponsorship

    • Office support for the Member's parliamentary work is provided by DCD Properties Ltd
  • 7: Overseas visits

    • Visit to Bahrain, 2-3 December 2014, as the keynote speaker at an Islamic Finance conference; cost of flights and accommodation met by Central Bank of Bahrain
    • Visit to Israel and Palestine, 18-23 December 2014, organised by Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP) and Council for British-Arab Understanding (CAABU); accommodation costs paid by Palestinian Ministry of Tourism and all other costs met by hosts
  • 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

    • Honorary membership of Carlton Club, given by Carlton Club (London) Limited, St James's Street, London SW1
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Trustee, Savayra Foundation UK (women's empowerment charity)