Hereford MP Jesse Norman has been confirmed as the new construction minsiter.
Responsibility for construction and infrastructure is just part of Norman’s wide raning portfolio as Minister for Industry and Energy at the the new Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy,
His responsibilities include:
- industrial policy (supporting the Minister for Climate Change and Industry)
- professional services
- rail supply chain
- energy policy (supporting the Minister for Energy and Intellectual Property)
- oil and gas, including shale gas