Parliamentary Group for Esports

MPs & Lords from all parties supporting Esports.

What is Esports

Esports refer to competitive gaming between players individually or as teams.  Players are often professional and play in teams, leagues or tournaments.

Esports are growing rapidly throughout the world and is established as one of the leading sports markets globally.

Supported by


  • Chair: Rt Hon Ed Vaizey MP (Con, Wantage)
    Vice-Chair: Alex Sobel MP (Lab, Leeds North West)
    Vice-Chair: Catherine West MP (Lab, Hornsey and Wood Green)
    Vice-Chair: Gavin Newlands MP (SNP, Paisley and Renfrewshire North)

  • Lord Clement-Jones (LD)

  • Chris Stephens MP (SNP, Glasgow South West)
    Tom Pursglove (Con, Corby)
    Rt Hon Amber Rudd (Con, Hastings and Rye)
    Peter Bone MP (Con, Wellingborough)