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Defra's MinistersThe Rt Hon Hilary Benn MP is Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

Other Defra Ministers (and their responsibilities) are as follows:

See the Number 10 website for full details of ministerial appointments across the government as at 9 June 2009.

Ministers' speeches and statements


The postal address for contacting all Defra's ministers is:

Nobel House
17 Smith Square
London SW1P 3JR

Emails can be sent to ministers via the Defra helpline:

Parliamentary private secretaries

Parliamentary private secretaries can be contacted at the House of Commons on 020 7219 3000.

Page last modified: 9 December 2009