Ministerial role

Assistant Government Whip

Responsibilities

Whips are MPs or Lords appointed by each party to help organise their party’s contribution to parliamentary business. They are responsible for making sure the maximum number of their party members vote, and vote the way their party wants.

Current role holder: Mims Davies MP

Mims Davies was appointed as Assistant Government Whip on 9 January 2018, and Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Wales on 26 July 2018.

Previous holders of this role

  1. Craig Whittaker MP

    • 2017 to 2018