The Rt Hon George Osborne


George Osborne served as Chancellor of the Exchequer from May 2010 until July 2016. He was also First Secretary of State from May 2015 until July 2016. He was elected the Conservative MP for Tatton, Cheshire in June 2001.

Previous roles in government

  1. First Secretary of State

    • 2015 to 2016
  2. Chancellor of the Exchequer

    • 2010 to 2016


  1. West Midlands devolution deals
  2. Devolution to the Greater Manchester Combined Authority and transition to a directly elected mayor
  3. London health devolution agreement
  4. Bank of England Bill: technical consultation
  5. LIBOR fines to be used to support military charities and Royal Voluntary Service
  6. Chancellor kickstarts work on building stronger economic and trade relationships with Britain’s closest international partners
  7. Statement from the Chancellor and international investment banks on London as a world leading financial centre
  8. Transport Secretary announces proposed site for Operation Stack lorry area
  9. Statement from the Chancellor and main British banks and building society on maintaining support for households and businesses
  10. Statement by the Chancellor following the EU referendum