Barbados is headed by a Governor General with a ministerial government consisting of a Prime Minister and Cabinet. The country has a two-party system and the present Democratic Labour Party (DLP) administration won the general election on February 21, 2013, by acquiring 16 seats to the Barbados Labour Party (BLP) 14 seats. The Upper House, more familiarly known as the Senate, comprises 21 members.

Governor General

Dame Sandra Mason

Dame Sandra Mason

Government House, Government Hill, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 429-2962
Facsimile: (246) 429-2646

Prime Minister, Minister of National Security, the Public Service and Urban Development

Frundel Stuart

The Hon. Freundel J. Stuart, M.P.

Government Headquarters, Bay Street, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 426-3179
Facsimile: (246) 436-9280

Attorney General, Minister of Home Affairs

Adriel Brathwaite

The Hon. Adriel Brathwaite,Q.C, M.P.

Office of the Attorney General, Jones Building, Webster Business Park, Wildey St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 621-0110
Facsimile: (246) 228-5433

Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs

Chrisopher Sinckler

The Hon. Christopher P. Sinckler, M.P.

Government Headquarters, Bay Street, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 436-6435
Facsimile: (246) 228-5614

Minister of Education, Science , Technlology & Innovation

Ronald Jones

The Hon. Ronald D. Jones, M.P.

Elsie Payne Complex, Constitution Road, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 430-2705
Facsimile: (246) 436-2411

Minister of Housing, Lands and Rural Development

Michael Lashley

Hon. Denis Kellman M.P.

National Housing Corporation Bldg, Country Road, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 467-7801
Facsimile: (246) 431-0174

Minister of Industry, International Business, Commerce, Small Business Development

Denis Kellman

Hon. Donville Inniss M.P.

8th Fl. Baobab Towers, Warrens, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 625-2200
Facsimile: (246) 424-2533

Minister of Transport and Works

John Boyce

Hon. Michael A. Lashley M.P.

The Pine, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 429-3495
Facsimile: (246) 437-8133

Minister of Drainage and Environment

Denis Lowe

Dr. The Hon. Denis S. Lowe, M.P.

Hincks Street, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 467-5711

Minister of Health

Donville Inniss

Hon. John D.E. Boyce, M.P.

Frank Walcott Building,Culloden Road St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 467-9310
Facsimile: (246) 426-5570

Minister of Tourism and International Transport

Richard Sealy

The Hon. Richard L. Sealy, M.P.

Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Conference Centre , Two Mile Hill, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 430-7504
Facsimile: (246) 436-4828

Minister of Agriculture, Food Fisheries and Water Resource Management

Desnis Estwick

Dr. The Hon. David C Estwick, M.P.

Graeme Hall, Christ Church
Telephone: (246) 428-4061
Facsimile: (246) 420-8444

Minister of Labour,Social Security & Human Resource Development

Esther Byer

Dr. Senator The Hon. Esther Byer

3rd Floor,West Wing, Warren’s Office Complex, Warrens, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 310-1411
Fax: (246)425-0266

Minister of Social Care, Constituency Empowerment and Community Development

Steven Blackette

The Hon. Steven D. Blackett, M.P.

4th Fl. Warrens Office Complex, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 310-1604
Fax: (246)228-5979

Minister of Family, Culture, Sports and Youth

Stephen Lashley

The Hon. Stephen Lashley, M.P.

Sky Mall, Haggatt Hall St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 621-2731

Minister of Foreign Affairs & Foreign Trade

Haynesley Benn

Senator The Hon. Maxine P.O. McClean

Culloden Road, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 429-7108
Facsimile: (246) 429-6652

Minister of State in The Prime Minister Office

Patrick Todd

Senator The Hon. Senator Patrick M. T. Todd

Government Headquaters, Bay Street, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 429-2514
Facsimile: (246) 228-5498

Minister of State in the Office of the Prime Minister

Darcy Boyce

Senator The Hon. Darcy W. Boyce

Government Headquarters, Bay Street, St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 228-4768
Facsimile: (246) 228-7840

Parliamentary Secretary

Darcy Boyce

Senator Harcourt Husbands

Ministry of Education,Science, Technology & Innovation
Elsie Payne Complex Constitution Road St. Michael
Telephone: (246) 228-4768

Parliamentary Secretary

Darcy Boyce

Senator Mrs. V. Irene Sandiford-Garner

Ministry of Tourism and International Transport
Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre
Telephone: (246) 426-4998
Facsimile: (246) 426-5570

Hon. Mia Mottley
Leader of the Opposition


Hon. George W. Payne


Hon. Gline Clarke


Hon. Cynthia Forde


Hon. Ronald Toppin


Hon. Kerrie Symmonds


Hon. Dale D. Marshall


Hon.Trevor Prescod


Hon.Santia Bradshaw


Hon. Jeffery Bostic


Hon. Edmund Hinkson


Hon.Dwight Sutherland


Rt. Hon Owen Arthur

  Senator Kerry-Ann F. Ifill
President of the Senate
Dean Emeritus Harold Crichlow
Deputy President
Senator Jepter Ince  
  Senator Esther Byer Senator Patrick Todd Senator Maxine Mcclean  
  Senator Harcourt Husbands Senator Miss Verla A De Peiza Senator Rev. Dr. David L. Durant  
  Senator Andre Worrell Senator Reginald Hunte Senator Mrs. V. Irene Sandiford-Garner  
  Senator Wilfred Abrahams Senator Dr. Jerome Walcott Senator Darcy Boyce  
  IND. Senator Sir Roy Trotman IND.Senator
Sir Henry S. Fraser, G.C.M.
IND.Senator Sir Trevor Carmichael,QC  
Ret. Principal Alwin Adams
IND.Senator Carol Lady Haynes IND.Senator John Watson  
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