Ian Paisley

Ian Paisley is the Democratic Unionist Party MP for North Antrim, and has been an MP continuously since 6 May 2010. He currently undertakes the roles of Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport), and Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government).

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Ian Paisley, including posts and roles held.

Current

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Representation

Party affiliation

Opposition post

Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport)
Opposition Department
8 May 2015 - Present
Commons
Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government)
Opposition Department
8 May 2015 - Present
Commons

Committee memberships

Down Syndrome Bill
19 January 2022 - Present
Commons
Motor Vehicles (Compulsory Insurance) Bill
15 December 2021 - Present
Commons
Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
2 March 2020 - Present
Commons
Panel of Chairs
15 January 2020 - Present
Commons

Previous

Shows previous posts, roles and other relevant information.

Party affiliation

Independent
24 July 2018 - 18 September 2018
Democratic Unionist Party
6 May 2010 - 24 July 2018

Opposition posts

Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Energy and Climate Change)
Opposition Department
8 May 2015 - 8 June 2017
Commons
Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Work and Pensions)
Opposition Department
6 May 2010 - 30 March 2015
Commons
Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)
Opposition Department
6 May 2010 - 30 March 2015
Commons

Committee memberships

Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
11 September 2017 - 6 November 2019
Commons
Panel of Chairs
22 June 2017 - 6 November 2019
Commons
Panel of Chairs
11 October 2016 - 3 May 2017
Commons
Palace of Westminster (Joint Committee)
16 July 2015 - 3 May 2017
Commons
Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
6 July 2015 - 5 December 2016
Commons
House of Commons Governance Committee
16 October 2014 - 17 December 2014
Commons
Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
26 July 2010 - 30 March 2015
Commons