Ministerial role

Government Whip, Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury

Organisations: HM Treasury
Current role holder: Maggie Throup MP


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

Maggie Throup MP

Maggie Throup was appointed as an unpaid Government whip (Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury) on 19 September 2019.

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Previous holders of this role

  1. The Rt Hon Alister Jack MP

    2019 to 2019

  2. Craig Whittaker MP

    2018 to 2019

  3. The Rt Hon Mark Spencer MP

    2017 to 2018

  4. Robert Syms MP

    2016 to 2017

  5. The Rt Hon Gavin Barwell

    2014 to 2015

  6. The Rt Hon Anne Milton

    2012 to 2014