Julian Brazier

MP, Canterbury

Canterbury Conservative

Julian Brazier’s voting in Parliament

Julian Brazier is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

This is a selection of Julian Brazier’s votes.

  • Generally voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Almost always voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes
  • Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees Show votes

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Julian Brazier never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Armed Forces: EU Countries 22 Sep 2015

    Although we welcome closer co-operation between the armed forces of EU and NATO member states, this needs to be based on improving defence capabilities across Europe, not creating new institutions. We will not support measures which would undermine member states' competence for their own military forces, or lead to competition and duplication with NATO.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Ministry of Defence: UK Membership of EU 15 Sep 2015

    The Government is focused on delivering a successful renegotiation: it believes it can and will succeed in reforming and renegotiating our relationship with the EU and campaigning to keep the UK in the EU on that basis. The Secretary of State for Defence and Ministry of Defence officials regularly meet with a range of external organisations to discuss the Government's objectives in Europe....
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Armed Forces: Cadets 14 Sep 2015

    The number of state school cadet units set up under the Cadet Expansion Programme (CEP) in each year since 2012, either as new stand-alone units, or in partnership with existing units is as follows: Year New Units Partnership units Total 2012 6 0 6 2013 8 5 13 2014 17 13 30 2015 26 25 51 Although most of the new cadet units in schools set up under the CEP are...

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Conservative MP for Canterbury

Entered the House of Commons on 11 June 1987 — General election


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Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Home Department
  • Defence
  • Health
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Navy: Reserve Forces
  • Correspondence
  • People Trafficking
  • Military Equipment
  • Non-Domestic Rates: Ports

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of Stte for Defence (since 15 Jul 2014)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Defence Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 3 Nov 2014)
  • Shadow Minister (Transport) (10 May 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (1 Oct 2003 to 1 Jun 2005)
  • Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (1 Mar 2003 to 1 Oct 2003)
  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (1 Jun 2002 to 1 Jun 2003)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Jun 2001 to 1 Jun 2002)
  • Member, Defence Committee (14 Jul 1998 to 11 May 2001)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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More about this

  • Has spoken in 12 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 94.52% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 21 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 125 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Julian Brazier’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 692 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 28 Sep 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
15 July 2015, royalty payment of £124.38 received from Endeavour Press, c/o Tattlebury House, Cranbrook Road, Goudhurst, Cranbrook TN17 1BT, via Sheil Land Associates Ltd, 52 Doughty Street, London WC1N 2LS, for an e-novel. Hours: impossible to estimate accurately. (Registered 12 August 2015)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Barnaby Swire
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 08 May 2015)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Hannam and Partners LLP
Address of donor: 2 Park Street, London W1K 2HX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: ticket costing £500 for hospitality at an Army Veterans event on 28 and 29 May 2015

Date received: 28 May 2015

Date accepted: 28 May 2015

Donor status: company, registration OC386198

(Registered 03 June 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Katharine Brazier, as part-time Executive Secretary.

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