Ministerial role

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Minister for Small Business, Consumers and Corporate Responsibility

Responsibilities

Responsibilities include:

  • industrial strategy
  • European Union exit
  • EU (Approvals) Bill
  • small business and enterprise (including access to finance)
  • retail sector
  • consumer and competition (including energy retail markets and competition law)
  • labour markets
  • corporate governance
  • local growth
  • Insolvency Service
  • postal affairs (including Royal Mail)
  • EU structural funds

Previous holders of this role

  1. Margot James MP

    • 2016 to 2018

Announcements

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  1. Government to clamp down on unsafe lasers

    • News story
  2. Government launches Small Business Commissioner to help small firms resolve payment disputes

    • Press release
  3. Minister appoints new Competition Appeal Tribunal members

    • Press release
  4. £1.7m back pay identified for a record 16,000 workers as 260 employers are named and shamed for underpaying minimum wage rates

    • Press release
  5. UK encouraged to ‘shop small’ this Small Business Saturday

    • Press release
  6. New chairman appointed for the Central Arbitration Committee

    • News story
  7. Launch of the ScaleUp Institute review 2017

    • Speech
  8. FTSE 350 companies urged to fill senior positions with more women to make UK a world leader on gender diversity

    • News story
  9. Government affirms commitment to strong consumer protections post Brexit

    • News story
  10. Deputy Pubs Code Adjudicator appointed

    • Press release