Barry Gardiner

Barry Gardiner is no longer a Member, but was most recently the Labour MP for Brent North, and left the Commons on 30 May 2024.

The dissolution of Parliament took place on 30th May 2024. There are currently no MPs – all seats in the House of Commons are vacant until after the general election on 4th July 2024. Find information on former members who were MPs at the time Parliament dissolved.

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Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Barry Gardiner, including posts and roles held.

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Previous

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Representations

Party affiliation

Labour
1 May 1997 - 30 May 2024

Government posts

Special Envoy for Forestry
No Department
28 June 2007 - 15 September 2008
Commons
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Biodiversity, Landscape and Rural Affairs)
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
5 May 2006 - 28 June 2007
Commons
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Trade and Industry) (Delivery and Efficiency)
Department of Trade and Industry
10 May 2005 - 5 May 2006
Commons
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office)
Northern Ireland Office
2 April 2004 - 10 May 2005
Commons

House membership

Commons
Barry Gardiner
1 May 1997 - 30 May 2024

Opposition posts

Shadow Minister (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Energy and Climate Change)
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
14 July 2016 - 6 April 2020
Commons
Shadow Secretary of State for International Trade
Department for Business and Trade
14 July 2016 - 6 April 2020
Commons
Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change
Department of Energy and Climate Change
27 June 2016 - 14 July 2016
Commons
Shadow Minister (Energy and Climate Change)
Department of Energy and Climate Change
18 September 2015 - 27 June 2016
Commons
Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
7 October 2013 - 18 September 2015
Commons

Committee memberships