Andrew Mitchell

MP, Sutton Coldfield

Sutton Coldfield Conservative

Andrew Mitchell’s voting in Parliament

Andrew Mitchell is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

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  • Andrew Mitchell consistently voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Debate on the Address: Europe, Human Rights and Keeping People Safe at Home and Abroad 24 May 2016

    It is an enormous pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Ogmore (Chris Elmore), who has entertained the House with a truly exceptional maiden speech. He spoke about his constituency with eloquence and about his predecessors with wit. Many of us remember his distinguished predecessor, Sir Raymond Powell. Indeed, I served in the Government Whips office opposite him and I can confirm to the...
  • Debate on the Address: Europe, Human Rights and Keeping People Safe at Home and Abroad 24 May 2016

    My hon. Friend is absolutely right. We must also keep refugees and migrants as close as possible to the areas from which they came. Few if any of these people want to recreate Syria in Europe; they want to return to the homes from which they were driven, often under gunfire. The EU must cancel all tariffs on goods from Lebanon and Jordan. Industrial and agricultural goods are still subject to...
  • Iraq Inquiry Report 14 Apr 2016

    My right hon. Friend is making an immensely compelling point. Does he agree that when the report is published, which, I like him, hope will be as soon as possible, although the tendency in the British media will be to use it as a trial of the former Prime Minister—Blair guilty or innocent—the great gain of the report will be in showing how the whole mechanism of government worked...

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Conservative MP for Sutton Coldfield

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

Also represented Gedling

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Topics of interest

  • International Development
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Transport
  • Local Government and the Regions
  • Burma
  • Initiatives (Funding)
  • Sudan: Peacekeeping Operations
  • Burma: Overseas Aid
  • Afghanistan

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury (4 Sep 2012 to 19 Oct 2012)
  • The Secretary of State for International Development (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (Home Office) (20 May 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (10 Sep 2004 to 20 May 2005)
  • Member, Draft Charities Bill (Joint Committee) (29 Apr 2004 to 15 Sep 2004)
  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (10 Nov 2003 to 10 Sep 2004)
  • Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (4 Dec 2002 to 22 Jan 2004)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 6 May 2003)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Social Security) (6 Jul 1995 to 1 May 1997)
  • The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury (20 Jul 1994 to 6 Jul 1995)
  • Member, Members' Interests Committee (20 Jun 1994 to 17 Jul 1995)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (1 Jul 1992 to 1 Jul 1993)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (11 Jan 1992 to 20 Jul 1994)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 May 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Until further notice, senior adviser to Investec, 2 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7QP. Remuneration of £15,000 plus VAT a quarter, with an expected time commitment of one to two days a quarter, from December 2015. (Registered 7 October 2013; updated 7 December 2015)
14 May 2015, received £15,000 plus VAT for approximately 1 day of work for the period ending 31 May 2015. (Registered 01 June 2015)
31 July 2015, received £15,000 plus VAT for approximately one day's work between 1 June 2015 and 31 August 2015. (Registered 10 August 2015)
13 November 2015, received £15,000 plus VAT for approximately one day's work between 1 September 2015 and 30 November 2015. (Registered 30 November 2015)
The Foundation, 82 Dean St, London W1D 3SP; growth and innovation consultancy. Member of the Advisory Board. Remuneration: £3,000 a day, with an expected time commitment of 6 days a year from February 2013:
1 September 2015, received annual payment of £9,714 plus VAT. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 09 September 2015)
Until further notice, senior adviser to Montrose Associates, 97, Jermyn Street, London SW1Y 6JE; strategic consultancy. Remuneration of £9,000 plus VAT a quarter with an expected time commitment of two to four days a quarter, from September 2015. (Updated 7 December 2015)
7 May 2015, received £9,000 plus VAT for approximately 3 days’ work between 1 March 2015 and 31 May 2015. (Registered 01 June 2015)
17 July 2015, received £9,000 plus VAT for approximately two days' work between 1 June 2015 and 31 August 2015. (Registered 10 August 2015)
22 October 2015, received £300 fee for article from Guardian News and Media Ltd, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU. Hours: up to 1 hr. Payment to be donated to charity. (Registered 09 November 2015)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Save Shaker Aamer Campaign
Address of donor: Unit 36, 88-90 Hatton Garden, London EC1N 8PG

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value)

a. Flights: £1,010.36; Hotel: £891.61 and other costs £371.61; £2273.58 in total

Destination of visit: Washington DC, USA

Date of visit: 18 - 20 May 2015

Purpose of visit: Advocacy on behalf of British detainee Shaker Aamer in Guantanamo Bay

(Registered 05 June 2015)
Name of donor: The Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies and Research
Address of donor: PO Box 4567, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation; £4,629

Destination of visit: Abu Dhabi, UAE

Date of visit: 13 -15 December 2015

Purpose of visit: speaker and panellist at Symposium on Arabian Gulf Security, arranged in part by the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies.

(Registered 18 December 2015)
Name of donor: OPG Power
Address of donor: Madras, India

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and visa £5,375, accommodation and incidentals £1,000; total £6,375

Destination of visit: Madras, India

Date of visit: 20-21 December 2015

Purpose of visit: commercial discussions (non-parliamentary)

(Registered 18 January 2016)
Name of donor: The Muslim Charities Forum
Address of donor: 6 Whitehorse Mews, 37 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7QD

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights £227.45, two nights' hotel accommodation £163.91; total £391.36

Destination of visit: Turkey/Syria Border

Date of visit: 28-31 January 2016

Purpose of visit: to view the work of the Muslim Charities addressing the Syrian Refugee Crisis.

(Registered 29 February 2016)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Until 28 August 2015, a property in France: (i) and (ii). (Updated 5 February 2016)

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