The Rt Hon Baroness Anelay of St Johns DBE


Baroness Anelay was Minister of State at the Department for Exiting the European Union from 12 June 2017 to 27 October 2017. She is a Conservative member of the House of Lords.

Previous roles in government

  1. Minister of State

    • 2017 to 2017
  2. Interim Minister of State for Trade and Investment

    • 2016 to 2016
  3. Prime Minister’s Special Representative on Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict

    • 2015 to 2017
  4. Minister of State for the Commonwealth and the UN at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office

    • 2014 to 2017
  5. Lords Chief Whip and Captain of the Honourable Corps of Gentlemen at Arms

    • 2010 to 2014


  1. Baroness Anelay’s resignation letter and Prime Minister’s response
  2. Baroness Anelay's speech at the UK Accreditation Service Annual Lunch
  3. Baroness Anelay’s speech at the Polish Social and Cultural Association
  4. Baroness Anelay visits South Sudan
  5. Baroness Anelay visits the Caribbean and Central America
  6. Minister for Human Rights criticises Russian Supreme Court ruling for labelling Jehovah’s Witnesses as ‘extremist’
  7. Baroness Anelay comments on Amnesty's Death Penalty report
  8. Minister condemns persecution of LGBT community in Chechnya
  9. "We will continue to pursue justice for survivors."
  10. Baroness Anelay at UN to build on PSVI progress