Mr Sunak will be appointed as the country’s next prime minister by the King on Tuesday.
The next prime minister will start assembling a top team that he will hope can return a measure of stability to the country.
Tory voters have described feeling as though their party ‘has been destroyed from within’.
The non-dom status of Mr Sunak’s wife prompted questions as the cost of living soared.
The Government had committed to signing a deal by the time Diwali took place on Monday.
The number of people supporting calls for a general election has increased since Liz Truss resigned as Prime Minister.
Irish premier Micheal Martin said he looked forward to working with Mr Sunak.
President of Hindu temple set up by new PM’s family ‘proud’ at his appointment as Tory leader.
The former chancellor spoke at Conservative Party headquarters. Here is a transcript of his address.
He will become the next prime minister after Penny Mordaunt failed to win the support of Conservative MPs.