In order to become a member of the House of Lords, a person’s name should be recommended as life peer by the House of Lords Appointments Commission. The process of applying for the membership of the House of Lords is explained below:
It is the responsibility of the House of Lords Appointments Commission to recommend persons as non political life peers for appointment in the House of Lords.
In addition to this, the House of Lords Appointments Commission also goes through a list of nominees for life peers that also includes individuals who are listed by the political parties of the United Kingdom.
The House of Lords Appointments Commission is assigned this duty as it is an independent entity and not a part of House of Lords. To gain further information about applying for the membership of the House of Lords, people can get in touch with The Appointments Commission, contact the address, telephone number or e-mail address given below.
Location: 35 Great Smith Street, London SW1P 3BQ, United Kingdom
Contact: +44 207 276 2005