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Environmental Audit Committee

The Environmental Audit Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to consider to what extent the policies and programmes of government departments and non-departmental public bodies contribute to environmental protection and sustainable development; to audit their performance against such targets as may be set for them by Her Majesty’s Ministers; and to report thereon to the House.

Current membership

Mary Creagh MP (Labour, Wakefield) (Chair)

Peter Aldous MP (Conservative, Waveney)

Caroline Ansell MP (Conservative, Eastbourne)

Dr Thérèse Coffey MP (Conservative, Suffolk Coastal)

Geraint Davies MP (Labour (Co-op), Swansea West)

Glyn Davies MP (Conservative, Montgomeryshire)

Luke Hall MP (Conservative, Thornbury and Yate)

Peter Heaton-Jones MP (Conservative, North Devon)

Mr Peter Lilley MP (Conservative, Hitchin and Harpenden)

Caroline Lucas MP (Green Party, Brighton, Pavilion)

Kerry McCarthy MP (Labour, Bristol East)

John Mc Nally MP (Scottish National Party, Falkirk)

Scott Mann MP (Conservative, North Cornwall)

Dr Mathew Offord MP (Conservative, Hendon)

Joan Ryan MP (Labour, Enfield North)

Mr Gavin Shuker MP (Labour (Co-op), Luton South)


The constitution and powers are set out in House of Commons Standing Orders, principally in SO No 152A. These are available on the internet via


Committee reports are published on the Committee’s website at and in print by Order of the House.

Evidence relating to this report is published on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Committee staff

The current staff of the Committee are David Slater (Clerk), Lauren Boyer (Second Clerk), Tom Leveridge (Senior Committee Specialist), Tom Glithero (Committee Specialist), Emily Purssell (Committee Researcher), Ameet Chudasama (Senior Committee Assistant), Baris Tufekci (Committee Assistant), and Shagufta Hailes (Media Officer)


All correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk of the Environmental Audit Committee, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. The telephone number for general enquiries is 020 7219 5776; the Committee’s email address is

27 April 2017