Minister of State

Chloe Smith MP


Chloe Smith was appointed Minister of State at the Cabinet Office on 13 February 2020.

She was Parliamentary Secretary at the Cabinet Office from 9 January 2018 to 13 February 2020 and Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Northern Ireland and Assistant Government Whip for the House of Commons from 15 June 2017 to 8 January 2018.

She was elected Conservative MP for Norwich North on 23 July 2009.


Chloe studied English at the University of York.

Political career

Chloe was elected MP for Norwich North in July 2009. She was appointed Economic Secretary to the Treasury in October 2011 and from September 2012 to October 2013 she served as Parliamentary Secretary for the Cabinet Office.

Career outside politics

Before entering Parliament, Chloe worked for international consultancy firm Deloitte, advising private businesses, government departments and public bodies.

Minister of State

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Cabinet Office

Previous roles in government

  1. Parliamentary Secretary (Minister for the Constitution)
  2. Assistant Government Whip
  3. Minister of State
  4. Minister for Political and Constitutional Reform
  5. Economic Secretary to the Treasury


  1. European Union (Withdrawal) Act and Common Frameworks report
  2. SOLACE Annual Elections Conference 2020
  3. New rules make it fairer for disabled candidates in PCC elections
  4. Protecting the Debate: Intimidation, Influence, and Information
  5. Public Bodies 2018-19 report
  6. Semantic Visions wins $250,000 Tech Challenge to Combat Disinformation
  7. Ministerial Forum communiqué : 25 February 2019
  8. Ministerial Forum communiqué : 31 January 2019
  9. Chloe Smith speech at SOLACE
  10. Written Ministerial Statement: government accountability and transparency - December 2018