Finance Committee (House of Commons)


The Finance Committee, until 2015 known as the Finance and Services Committee,[1] is a select committee of the House of Commons in the Parliament of the United Kingdom. The committee considers expenditure on and the administration of services for the House of Commons, and it has responsibility for detailed scrutiny of the House’s budget.


As of 24 June 2021, the members of the committee are as follows:

Member Party Constituency
Rt Hon Nick Brown MP (Chair) Labour Newcastle upon Tyne East
Tommy Sheppard MP Scottish National Party Edinburgh East
Sir Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP Conservative The Cotswolds
Gareth Davies MP Conservative Grantham and Stamford
Rt Hon Mark Tami PC MP Labour Alyn and Deeside
Harriet Baldwin MP Conservative West Worcestershire
Lilian Greenwood MP Labour Nottingham South
Dame Eleanor Laing MP Conservative Epping Forest
Felicity Buchan MP Conservative Kensington
Cllr David Simmonds CBE MP Conservative Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner
Rt Hon Dame Rosie Winterton MP Labour Doncaster Central

Source: [1]


Occasionally, the House of Commons orders changes to be made in terms of membership of select committees, as proposed by the Committee of Selection. Such changes between 2010 and January 2013 are shown below.

Date Outgoing Member
& Party
Constituency New Member
& Party
Constituency Source
8 November 2010 Luciana Berger MP (Labour Co-op) Liverpool Wavertree Clive Betts MP (Labour) Sheffield South East Hansard
14 November 2011 Brooks Newmark MP (Conservative) Braintree Shailesh Vara MP (Conservative) North West Cambridgeshire Hansard
30 January 2012 Jonathan Reynolds MP (Labour Co-op) Stalybridge and Hyde George Howarth MP (Labour) Knowsley Hansard
14 January 2013 Shailesh Vara MP (Conservative) North West Cambridgeshire Greg Knight MP (Conservative) Derby North Hansard

See also


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External links

  • Finance Committee
  • Records for this Committee are held at the Parliamentary Archives