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The Rt Hon. the Lord Dholakia OBE DL

Life peer


The Rt Hon. the Lord Dholakia OBE DL was born Navnit Dholakia on 04 March 1937 , and is a Liberal Democrat Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 24 October 1997.


Currently sitting on the Sub-Committee on Lords' Conduct (since January 2009), Lord Dholakia does not chair at this time.

He has in the past sat on Draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill (May 2013 to Dec 2013), House of Lords Offices Committee (Dec 1998 to May 2001), EU Sub-Committee F (Jan 1998 to Nov 2000).


He was Party Chair, Liberal Democrats.

Focus Areas

Lord Dholakia has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Asylum, immigration and nationality; Crime, civil law, justice and rights; International affairs; Parliament, government and politics
UK Areas - South East; Sussex
World Areas - East Africa; South Asia

You can contact Lord Dholakia in the following ways:


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Phone : 020 7219 5203

Email : dholakian@parliament.uk