Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

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  1. Labs and research facilities
  2. Restaurants, pubs, bars and takeaway services
  3. Offices and contact centres

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What the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy does

Building a stronger, greener future by fighting coronavirus, tackling climate change, unleashing innovation and making the UK a great place to work and do business.

BEIS is a ministerial department, supported by 41 agencies and public bodies.

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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Capacity Market Rules
  2. UK Research and Development Roadmap
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Our ministers

Our management

Sam Beckett
Sam Beckett
Acting Permanent Secretary
Sarah Harrison MBE
Director General, Corporate Services
Sarah Munby
Director General, Business Sectors
Jo Shanmugalingam
Director General, Industrial Strategy, Science and Innovation
Julian Critchlow
Director General, Energy Transformation and Clean Growth
Joanna Whittington
Director General, Energy and Security
Ashley Ibbett
Acting Director General for Trade, Europe and Analysis
Jaee Samant
Director General, Market Frameworks
Archie Norman
Lead non-executive board member
Nigel Boardman
Non-executive board member
Leena Nair
Non-executive board member
Dame Carolyn McCall
Non-executive board member
Kathryn Parsons
Non-executive board member
Stephen A. Carter
Non-executive board member
Stuart Quickenden
Non-executive board member

Contact BEIS

General enquiries

1 Victoria Street
United Kingdom


020 7215 5000

We are unable to respond promptly to letters sent in the post at the moment. Please email to ensure we can respond to your enquiry as quickly as possible.

Aberdeen office

AB1 Building
Crimon Place
AB10 1BJ
United Kingdom

Couriered package deliveries to 1 Victoria St

C/O Unit 10
Electra Business Park
Bidder Street
Canning Town
E16 4ES
United Kingdom

All couriered packages for 1 Victoria St (except Royal Mail deliveries) should be delivered to this address.

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.
  3. Make a new request by contacting us using the details below.

Freedom of Information requests

Information Rights Unit
1 Victoria Street
United Kingdom

High profile groups within BEIS

  1. Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles
  2. Employment Agency Standards Inspectorate
  3. Government Chemist
  4. Office for Artificial Intelligence
  5. Office for Life Sciences
  6. Office for Low Emission Vehicles
  7. Office for Product Safety and Standards
  8. Offshore Petroleum Regulator for Environment and Decommissioning

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

  1. Working for BEIS
  2. Jobs

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