Ministerial role

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Science, Research and Innovation)


Responsibilities include:

  • science and research
  • innovation
  • intellectual property
  • space
  • agri-tech
  • technology

Current role holder

Amanda Solloway MP

Amanda Solloway was appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy on 14 February 2020.

More about this person


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