List of speakers of the House of Representatives of Trinidad and Tobago

List of speakers of the House of Representatives of Trinidad and Tobago.

Speaker of the House of Representatives

Incumbent
Bridgid Annisette-George

since 23 September 2015
StyleThe Honourable (formal)
Madam Speaker (informal)
AppointerMembers of the House of Representatives
Term lengthDuring the life of the House of Representatives of Trinidad and Tobago (five years maximum)
PrecursorWade Mark
Inaugural holderJohn L.H.V. Savary
Legislative Assembly (1950–1955)
Arnold Thomasos
Independent Parliament (1961–1981)
Formation20 October 1950
DeputyDeputy Speaker of the House of Representatives
SalaryTT$29,590 (per month) (Speaker)
TT$18,280 (per month) (Deputy Speaker)[1]
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Below is a list of speakers of the Legislative Assembly 19501961:

Name Term served Elected Legislative Council
John L.H.V. Savary 19501955 October 20, 1950 8th
Ashford Sinanan[2] 1955-1956 March 1955
Edgar Mortimer Duke 19561961 October 28, 1956 9th

Below is a list of speakers of the House of Representatives of Trinidad and Tobago:

Name Term served Elected Independent Parliament
Arnold Thomasos 19611981 December 29, 1961 1st Independent Parliament
2nd Independent Parliament
3rd Independent Parliament
1st Republican Parliament
Matthew Ramcharan 19811986 November 27, 1981 2nd Republican Parliament
Nizam Mohammed 19861991 January 12, 1987 3rd Republican Parliament
Occah Seapaul 19921995 January 13, 1992 4th Republican Parliament
Hector McClean 19952000 November 27, 1995 [3] 5th Republican Parliament
Rupert Griffith 20012002 January 12, 2001 [4] 6th Republican Parliament
Barendra Sinanan 20022010 October 17, 2002 [5] 8th Republican Parliament
December 17, 2007 9th Republican Parliament
Wade Mark 20102015 June 18, 2010 10th Republican Parliament
Bridgid Annisette-George 2015Present September 23, 2015 11th Republican Parliament