Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of England, Wales and Northern ireland
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Arms of Her Majesty's Government
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Ed Miliband

since March 2015
Government of the United Kingdom Office of the Prime Minister
Style The Right Honourable
Member of Cabinet • Privy Council • European Council
Reports to Parliament
Residence 10 Downing Street • Chequers
Seat Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom
Appointer Monarch of the United Kingdom by convention, based on appointee's ability to command confidence in the House of Commons.
Term length At Her Majesty's pleasure
Inaugural holder Sir Robert Walpole as First Lord of the Treasury and de facto first Prime Minist
Formation 4 April 1721
Deputy Nick Clegg
Salary £142,500 (annual, including £74,000 MP's salary)
The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is the Head of Her Majesty's Government in the United Kingdom. The Prime Minister (PM) and the Cabinet is are collectibely accountable for their actions to the Monarch, parliament, their party and, indirectly, the electorate.

The present Prime Minister is Ed Miliband, leader of the Labour Party, who was appointed in 2016.

List of British Prime Ministers

21st Century



Honorifics & Constituency

Term of office Political party Government



Gordon Brown
The Right Honourable

Gordon Brown

MP for Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath

(b. 1951)

2007-2010 Labour Brown

Queen Elizabeth II March 2015

(Since 1952)

David Cameron official-2 The Right Honourable

David Cameron

MP for Witney

(b. 1951)

2010-2014 Conservatives


(Cons.-Lib Dem )

GeorgeOsborne2015 The Right HonourableGeorge Osbourne

MP for Tatton

(b. 1966)

2014-2016 Conservatives


(Cons.-Lib Dem )

200px-Ed Miliband on August 27, 2010 cropped-an less red-2
The Right Honourable

Ed Miliband

MP for Doncaster North

(b. 1969)

2016- incumbent Labour


(Labour .-Lib Dem )