The Lord Bishop of Durham

The Lord Bishop of Durham's full title is The Rt Rev. the Lord Bishop of Durham. His name is Paul Roger Butler, and he is a current member of the House of Lords.

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for The Lord Bishop of Durham.

The Register is updated continuously throughout each sitting day and at regular intervals on other days.

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

  • In receipt of episcopal stipend

Category 5: Land and property

  • Part ownership of house in London E7 (my wife has majority share) from which rental income is received
  • Property in Bishop Auckland owned jointly with wife from which rental income is received (interest ceased 13 April 2022)

Category 6: Sponsorship

  • Research and policy advice is provided by Refugee, Asylum and Migration Policy Project (RAMP)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

  • Chairman, Friends of Byumba Trust
  • Chair, Durham Diocesan Board of Finance
  • Director and Trustee, Reset
  • Chair, Hild Bede Trust
  • Trustee, Child Theology Movement
  • Chair, National Society (linked to The Church of England Education Office)
  • Member, Archbishops’ Council
  • Chair, ChurchWorks Commission
  • Co-chair, Archbishops’ Commission on Families and Households