Ministerial role

Government Whip, Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury

Organisations: HM Treasury
Current role holder: Rebecca Harris MP

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

Rebecca Harris MP

Rebecca Harris was appointed Government Whip (Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury) on 9 January 2018. Rebecca was an Assistant Government Whip in the House of Commons from June 2017 to January 2018.

She was elected Conservative MP for Castle Point in May 2010.

More about this person

Previous holders of this role

  1. Heather Wheeler MP

    2017 to 2018

  2. Guy Opperman MP

    2016 to 2017

  3. John Penrose MP

    2014 to 2016

  4. The Rt Hon Karen Bradley MP

    2013 to 2014

  5. Robert Goodwill MP

    2012 to 2013

Announcements

  1. Pensions Dashboard Development Day
  2. Government Commitment to Protect Children from Online Pornography
  3. Details of ministerial appointments announced