Nick Gibb

MP, Bognor Regis and Littlehampton

Bognor Regis and Littlehampton Conservative

Nick Gibb’s voting in Parliament

Nick Gibb 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 Nick Gibb’s votes.

  • Generally voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons 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 a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Nick Gibb’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Nick Gibb’s full vote analysis page for more.

Nick Gibb occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Classroom Assistants 7 Oct 2015

    Holding answer received on 16 September 2015 Ministers have considered the latest evidence on the effective deployment and professional development of teaching assistants, together with a summary of the call for evidence and the draft teaching assistant standards submitted by the expert panel. In the light of this evidence, the Government believes that schools are best placed to...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Department for Education: Freedom of Information 22 Sep 2015

    Freedom of Information (FOI) requests are dealt with by the relevant policy teams across the Department for Education as a core business function, with support from a small policy advisory team. The processing of FOI requests is accordingly an integral part of civil servants' responsibilities and the number of hours spent on this activity is not separately identifiable.
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Extracurricular Activities 21 Sep 2015

    The government has made it easier for all schools to make changes to the length, structure and content of the school day so that every school in England has the flexibility to decide when their school day should start and finish. We trust headteachers to decide how best to structure their school day to support their pupils’ education.

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Conservative MP for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election


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Topics of interest

  • Education and Skills
  • Children
  • Schools and Families
  • Home Department
  • Trade and Industry
  • Health
  • Literacy and Numeracy
  • Secondary Education: Curriculum
  • Departmental Staff
  • GCSEs
  • BNFL

Currently held offices

  • The Minister for Schools (since 15 Jul 2014)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, Draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill Committee (15 May 2013 to 16 Dec 2013)
  • Member, Draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill Committee (4 Mar 2013 to 15 May 2013)
  • The Minister for Schools (13 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Minister (Schools) (8 Dec 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) (10 May 2005 to 8 Dec 2005)
  • Member, Education & Skills Committee (8 Dec 2003 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (5 Nov 2001 to 11 Dec 2003)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry) (1 Jun 1999 to 1 Jun 2001)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (15 Jun 1998 to 30 Nov 1998)
  • Member, Treasury Sub-committee (15 Jun 1998 to 30 Nov 1998)
  • Member, Social Security Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 20 Jul 1998)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) (1 Jun 1997 to 1 Jun 1998)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 20 debates in the last year — 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 during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 97.26% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 12 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 165 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Nick Gibb’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 647 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 28 Sep 2015.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: British Spanish Tertulias Forum
Address of donor: 48 Desning Hall Cottages, Higham, Suffolk IP28 6PB

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, dinners, accommodation and

ground transport; total value £1,450

Destination of visit: Bilbao, Spain

Date of visit: 17-19 October 2014

Purpose of visit: to attend the British-Spanish Tertulias Forum, an annual weekend bringing MPs, business people, academics and artists together to discuss topical issues.

(Registered 08 December 2014)

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