Geoffrey Cox

MP, Torridge and West Devon

Torridge and West Devon Conservative

Geoffrey Cox’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Geoffrey Cox sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Geoffrey Cox generally voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Conservative MP for Torridge and West Devon

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Trade and Industry
  • Justice
  • Dentistry
  • Turbines: Health Hazards
  • Secure Training Centres: Restraint Techniques
  • Environmental Stewardship Scheme
  • Wind Power: Planning Permission

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Committee on Standards (9 Sep 2015 to 28 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Committee on Standards: Standards Review Sub-Committee (10 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Committee on Privileges (7 Jan 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Committee on Standards (7 Jan 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 7 Jan 2013)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (11 Dec 2006 to 6 May 2010)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 May 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Practice at the Bar of England and Wales. All earnings in this capacity were received subject to a deduction of 13.5% for the costs of my chambers.
Messrs. Janes, solicitors. Address: 17 Waterloo Place, London SW17 4AR.
Received £3,000 for legal services provided between 1 January 2015 and 28 February 2015. Hours: 5 hrs approx. (Registered 22 September 2015)
Received £8,400 for legal services provided between 1 March 2015 and 30 May 2015. Hours: 12 hrs approx. (Registered 22 September 2015)
Received £325,000 on 15 and 16 June 2015, for legal services provided between 1 June 2014 and 30 March 2015. Hours: 500 hrs approx. (Registered 30 September 2015)
Received £5,000 on 15 April 2016, for legal services provided between 20 January 2010 and 5 April 2016. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 06 May 2016)
Messrs. Travers, Thorp, Alberga, Attorneys. Address: Harbour Place, 2nd Floor, 103 South Church Street, Grand Cayman.
Received £8,000 for legal services provided between 1 April and 30 May 2015. Hours: 16 hrs approx. (Registered 22 September 2015)
Received £18,000 on 15 July 2015 for legal services provided between 1 July 2014 and 30 October 2014. Hours: 30 hrs approx. (Registered 30 September 2015)
Received £4,992.50 on 15 July 2015 for legal services provided between 1 May and 30 June 2015. Hours: 10 hrs approx. (Registered 30 September 2015)
Messrs Maples and Calder, Attorneys. Address: Ugland House, South Church St, George Town KY1-1104, Cayman Islands.
Received £5,000 for legal services provided between 1 September 2014 and 30 January 2015. Hours: 10 hrs approx. (Registered 22 September 2015)
15 March 2016, received £4,994 for legal services provided between 14 January 2015 and 16 March 2015. Hours: 8 hrs approx. (Registered 04 April 2016)
Received £800 from Messrs Benson Ingram Law for legal services provided between 1 and 30 May 2015. Address: 42-44 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 4AH. Hours: 2 hrs approx. (Registered 22 September 2015)
Messrs Royds LLP, 65 Carter Lane, London EC4V 5HF.
Received £15,000 for legal services provided between 1 January 2014 and 30 June 2014. Hours: 30 hrs approx. (Registered 22 September 2015)
Received £17,000 on 3 August 2015, for legal services provided between 1 June 2014 and 30 November 2014. Hours: 30 hrs approx. (Registered 30 September 2015)
Received £23,500 on 27 November 2015, for legal services provided between 12 October 2012 and 12 June 2015. Hours: 40 hrs. (Registered 21 December 2015)
Received £14,000 on 27 November 2015, for legal services provided between 5 March 2014 and 15 May 2015. Hours: 28 hrs. (Registered 21 December 2015)
Received £5,000 on 1 February 2016, for ongoing legal services provided. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 10 February 2016)
Received £5,000 on 15 April 2016, for legal services provided between 24 August 2015 and 31 December 2015. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 06 May 2016)
The Khan Partnership LLP. Address: 48-48 Russell Square, London WC1B 4 JP.
Received £2,500 on 3 August 2015 for legal services provided between 1 January and 2 February 2015. Hours: 5 hrs approx. (Registered 30 September 2015)
Received £5,416.67 on 15 April 2016, for legal services provided between 30 January 2015 and 24 March 2015. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 06 May 2016)
Received £14,083.33 on 18 April 2016, for legal services provided between 1 March 2016 and 26 April 2016. Hours: 25 hrs. (Registered 06 May 2016)
Thomas More International, Level 10, Maeva Tower, Silicon Avenue, CyberCity, Ebene, Mauritius.
Received £12,000 on 4 December 2015, for legal services provided between 13 July 2015 and 17 September 2015. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 21 December 2015)
Received £12,689.87 on 17 December 2015, for legal services provided between 13 July 2015 and 17 September 2015. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 21 December 2015)
4 December 2015, received £49,985 from Arig Risk Management, Shangri La Offices, Suite 503, PO Box 34002, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, for legal services and ongoing legal advice from 17 November 2015. Hours: 30 hrs to date. (Registered 21 December 2015)
15 March 2016, received £146,667.67 from Messrs. CGS Legal, Northumberland House, 8th Floor, 330 High Holborn, London WC1V 7JZ, for ongoing legal services provided since 7 January 2016. Hours: approx. 80 hrs to date. (Registered 04 April 2016)
18 March 2016, received £13,475 from Messrs. Campbells, Floor Four, Willow House, PO Box 884 George Town, Grand Cayman, for work undertaken between 18 November 2015 and 31 January 2016. Hours: 25 hrs approx. (Registered 04 April 2016)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Succession Advisory Services Ltd
Address of donor: Gratton Farm, Gratton Lane, Yelverton, PL20 5AW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration no 06711051

(Registered 05 June 2015)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Cottage and farmland in West Devon: (i) and (ii).
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Thomas More International Ltd; international law firm. (Registered 05 June 2015)
Thomas More Property Holdings Ltd; property holding company. (Registered 05 June 2015)

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