Ministerial role

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Nature Recovery and the Domestic Environment)

Responsibilities

Responsibilities include:

  • domestic natural environment
  • floods and water
  • 25 Year Environment Plan, including input on Environmental Land Management design
  • Environment Bill
  • lead for Environment Agency and Natural England
  • Commons Minister for water, international environment, forestry and rural

Current role holder

Rebecca Pow MP

Rebecca Pow was appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on 10 September 2019.

Rebecca was previously a Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport between 23 May 2019 and 10 September 2019.

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Previous holders of this role

  1. David Rutley MP

    2018 to 2018