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Defence Committee

Commons Select Committee

The Defence Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration, and policy of the Ministry of Defence and its associated public bodies. You can follow the Committee on Twitter @CommonsDefence.

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The Committee also has a Sub-Committee to inquire into topics of its choosing, currently on the Treatment of Contracted Staff for The MoD’s Ancillary Services.

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These pages only show information for this committee from the start of 2020 onwards. Earlier information can be found on the previous version of the UK Parliament website.

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Latest publications

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“We’re going to need a bigger Navy”
Inquiry The Navy: purpose and procurement
Committees Defence Committee
HC 168
Report
Response to this report
Letter, dated 13 June 2022, from the Minister for Defence Procurement to the Chair, providing responses to questions from the Committee on the Royal Navy
Correspondence
Response to this report
Fifth Special Report - “We’re going to need a bigger Navy”: Government Response to the Committee’s Third Report
HC 1160
Special Report
Letter, dated 13 June 2022, from the Minister for Defence Procurement to the Chair, providing responses to questions from the Committee on the Royal Navy
Inquiry The Navy: purpose and procurement
Committees Defence Committee
Correspondence
Letter, dated 28 June 2022, from the Chair to the Minister for Defence People and Veterans, relating to the evidence session on 15 June 2022 on the work of the Office for Veterans Affairs
Work Work of the Office for Veterans Affairs (Non-inquiry session)
Committees Defence Committee
Correspondence

Contact us

  • Email: defcom@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 3113/6168 (General enquiries) / 07562435286 (Toni McAndrew-Noon: Media enquiries)
  • Address: Defence Committee, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA