Leader of the Labour Party (UK)

The Leader of the Labour Party is the head of the Labour Party of the United Kingdom. The current leader is Keir Starmer, who was elected in April 2020 to succeed Jeremy Corbyn, having previously spent 9 months as Shadow Minister of Immigration and 3 years, 5 months as Shadow Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union in Corbyn's shadow cabinet.

Leader of the Labour Party
Incumbent
Keir Starmer

since 4 April 2020
Member ofNational Executive Committee
PrecursorChair of the PLP
Inaugural holderKeir Hardie
Formation17 January 1906