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Transport Committee

The Transport Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration, and policy of the Department for Transport and its associated public bodies.

Current membership

Lilian Greenwood MP (Labour, Nottingham South) (Chair)

Jack Brereton MP (Conservative, Stoke-on-Trent South)

Ronnie Cowan MP (Scottish National Party, Inverclyde)

Steve Double MP (Conservative, St Austell and Newquay)

Paul Girvan MP (Democratic Unionist Party, South Antrim)

Huw Merriman MP (Conservative, Bexhill and Battle)

Grahame Morris MP (Labour, Easington)

Luke Pollard MP (Labour Co-op, Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport)

Iain Stewart MP (Conservative, Milton Keynes South)

Graham Stringer MP (Labour, Blackley and Broughton)

Daniel Zeichner MP (Labour, Cambridge)


The committee is one of the departmental select committees, the powers of which are set out in House of Commons Standing Orders, principally in SO No 152. These are available on the internet via www.parliament.uk.


Committee reports are published on the Committee’s website at http://www.parliament.uk/transcom 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 Gordon Clarke (Committee Clerk), Previn Desai (Second Clerk), James Clarke (Committee Specialist), Nerys Davies (Committee Specialist), Andrew Haylen (Committee Specialist), Deborah Courtney (Senior Committee Assistant), Michelle Owens, (Committee Assistant), Estelle Currie (Senior Media Officer), and Simon Horswell (Media Officer).


All correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk of the Transport Committee, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. The telephone number for general enquiries is 020 7219 3266; the Committee’s email address is transcom@parliament.uk.

Published: 28 June 2018