Rt Hon Alistair Burt MP

North East Bedfordshire
Alistair Burt
Conservative

Contact Details

Electoral history

Constituency Date
Member for North East Bedfordshire May 2015 -
Member for North East Bedfordshire Jun 2001 - Mar 2015
Contested for Bury North May 1997
Member for Bury North Jun 1983 - May 1997

Parliamentary career* Current Government Post

Post Date
* Minister of State (Department of Health) May 2015 -
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) May 2010 - Oct 2013
Opposition Whip (Commons) Jan 2008 - May 2010
Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government May 2005 - Jan 2008
Shadow Spokesperson (Education) Jan 2001 - Dec 2002
Minister (Department of Social Security) (Disabled) Jul 1995 - May 1997
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Social Security) Apr 1992 - Jul 1995

Select committees

Committee House Date
Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) Jul 2014 - Mar 2015
Administration Committee Mar 2009 - May 2010
Committee of Selection Feb 2008 - May 2010
International Development Committee Nov 2002 - Nov 2003
Urban Affairs Sub-committee Oct 2002 - Dec 2002
Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee Jul 2002 - Dec 2002
Procedure Committee Jul 2001 - Mar 2002
International Development Committee Jan 2001 - Nov 2001

Political Interests

Church affairs, trade and industry, Third World, foreign affairs, agriculture, rural affairs, disability, sport, poverty, social affairs