The minister is responsible for international defence engagement, defence export campaigns outside the Gulf, Defence Infrastructure Organisation, including delivery of the basing strategy, and Scotland.
Defence Engagement Strategy
defence infrastructure and delivery of the basing strategy
Other responsibilities include:
defence export campaigns outside the Gulf
NATO transformation and reform
counter-proliferation, arms control and disarmament
Strategic Defence and Security Review (SDSR) preparation
asset disposal, including PEX(A) lead
Also: Prime Minister’s Special Representative for centenary commemoration of World War 1.