Mel Stride

The Rt Hon Mel Stride is no longer a Member, but was most recently the Conservative MP for Central Devon, and left the Commons on 30 May 2024. He currently holds the Government post of Secretary of State for Work and Pensions.

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Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Mel Stride, including posts and roles held.

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Current

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Previous

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Representations

Party affiliation

Conservative
6 May 2010 - 30 May 2024

Government posts

Lord President of the Council and Leader of the House of Commons
Office of the Leader of the House of Commons
23 May 2019 - 24 July 2019
Commons
Financial Secretary to the Treasury and Paymaster General
HM Treasury
12 June 2017 - 23 May 2019
Commons
Comptroller (HM Household) (Deputy Chief Whip, House of Commons)
HM Household
18 July 2016 - 12 June 2017
Commons
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip)
HM Treasury
13 May 2015 - 17 July 2016
Commons
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury)
HM Treasury
15 July 2014 - 30 March 2015
Commons

House membership

Commons
Mel Stride
6 May 2010 - 30 May 2024

Committee memberships