Cabinet Office

70 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2AS 

Tel (Enquiries): 020 7276 3000
Website: www.cabinetoffice.gov.uk

The Cabinet Office is responsible for providing support to the Prime Minister and the Cabinet. It helps ensure effective development, coordination and implementation of government objectives across all departments.

It also leads work to ensure the Civil Service provides the most effective and efficient support to Government to help it meet its objectives.

Parliamentary Branch:
Tel: 0207 276 3000
Fax: 020 7276 0514

Correspondence Section:
Tel: 020 7276 0527
Fax: 020 7276 0514
Email: publiccorrespondence@cabinet-office.gsi.gov.uk

Prime Minister, First Lord of the Treasury and Minister for the Civil Service
The Rt Hon David Cameron MP

The Prime Minister is the head of the UK Government and is ultimately responsible for the policy and decisions of Government.
As head of the UK Government the Prime Minister also oversees the operation of the civil service and Government agencies, appoints members of the Government, and is the principal Government figure in the House of Commons. Prime Minister's Office

Deputy Prime Minister
The Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP

The Deputy Prime Minister, the Lord President of the Council, is the deputy head of Government with special responsibility for political and constitutional reform. This includes:

  • Reform of the House of Lords
  • Overall policy responsibility for devolution, including the question on the consequences of devolution for the House of Commons
  • Introducing legislation to provide for individual voter registration
  • Party funding reform
  • Royal Succession
  • Taking forward proposals for recall of MPs
  • Widening access to elected office, including supporting people with disabilities to become MPs
  • Electoral policy

The Deputy Prime Minister also has policy responsibility for the Electoral Commission, Boundary Commission and Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority and joint responsibility, with the Justice Secretary, for the Bill of Rights Commission.

Private Office to the Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP
Telephone: 020 7276 3000
Website: www.dpm.cabinetoffice.gov.uk

Minister for the Cabinet Office, Paymaster General
The Rt Hon Francis Maude MP

The Minister for the Cabinet Office has overall responsibility for Cabinet Office policy and the Department. This includes:

  • Public Sector Efficiency and Reform
  • Civil Service issues
  • Industrial relations strategy in the public sector
  • The Government’s transparency programme
  • Civil Contingencies
  • Cyber Security
  • Civil Society
  • UK Statistics

Private Office to The Rt Hon Francis Maude MP
Telephone: 020 7276 2509
Fax: 020 7276 0841
Email: psfrancismaude@cabinet-office.gsi.gov.uk

Minister of State (Minister for Government Policy)
The Rt Hon Oliver Letwin MP

The Minister for Government Policy advises on Government policy and is responsible for:

  • The Programme for Government
  • Departmental Business Plans

Private Office to The Rt Hon Oliver Letwin MP
Telephone: 020 7276 0112
Fax: 020 7276 0514
Email: psoliverletwin@cabinet-office.gsi.gov.uk

Parliamentary Secretary (Minister for Political and Constitutional Reform)
Mark Harper MP

Working with the Deputy Prime Minister on:

  • Reform of the House of Lords
  • Devolution matters, including the question on the consequences of devolution for the House of Commons
  • Introducing legislation to provide for individual voter registration
  • Party funding reform
  • Royal Succession
  • Introducing a statutory register of lobbyists
  • Taking forward proposals for people to recall their MP
  • Widening access to elected office, including supporting people with disabilities to become MPs
  • Electoral policy

Supporting the Deputy Prime Minister on his policy responsibility for the Electoral Commission, Boundary Commission and Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority.

Private Office to Mark Harper MP
Telephone: 020 7276 1234
Fax: 020 7276 0514
Email: psmarkharper@cabinet-office.gsi.gov.uk  
 
Parliamentary Secretary (Minister for Civil Society)
Nick Hurd MP

Leads on:

  • Big Society agenda
  • National Citizen Service
  • Big Society Capital
  • Community First / Community Organisers
  • Charities
  • Volunteering
  • Social Enterprise
  • Cabinet Office interest in devolution

Private Office to Nick Hurd MP
Telephone: 020 7276 0972
Fax: 020 7276 0841
Email: psnickhurd@cabinet-office.gsi.gov.uk

Minister without Portfolio
The Rt Hon Baroness Warsi

Responsibilities include:

  • Acting as an interface between the Government and the Conservative Party
  • Providing the Prime Minister with strategic thinking on the general direction of Government policy and working with Ministerial colleagues in relation to social cohesion and big society
  • Contributing to the Government’s policy and decision making processes as a member of Cabinet and Cabinet Committees

The Minister has no departmental responsibilities.

Private Office to The Rt Hon Baroness Warsi
Telephone: 020 7276 3103
Fax: 020 7276 0514
Email: pssayeedawarsi@cabinet-office.gsi.gov.uk

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