Minister of State (Minister for Building Safety and Fire)

Lord Stephen Greenhalgh

Biography

Stephen Greenhalgh was appointed an unpaid Minister of State for Building Safety and Fire jointly at the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities and the Home Office on 19 September 2021.

Stephen was previously an unpaid Minister of State jointly at the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government and the Home Office from 18 March 2020 to 19 September 2021.

Stephen served both as Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime in London from 2012 until 2016, and Hammersmith and Fulham Council Leader from 2006 until 2012.

He was created Lord Greenhalgh on 16 April 2020.

Minister of State (Minister for Building Safety and Fire)

  • Building safety programme
  • Grenfell recovery and rehousing
  • Grenfell public inquiry
  • Tackling leasehold and freehold abuses
  • Local resilience and emergencies (including winter preparedness (Transition, Covid, HGVs))
  • Planning casework
  • Lords Minister for the department’s work

More about this role

Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities and Home Office

Previous roles in government