Greg Hands

MP, Chelsea and Fulham

Chelsea and Fulham Conservative

Greg Hands’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Greg Hands’s votes.

  • Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Consistently voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Consistently voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes

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

Greg Hands never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Hinkley Point C Power Station: Finance 8 Feb 2016

    The financing and borrowing arrangements for the proposed Hinkley Point C nuclear plant have not yet been signed. These arrangements are commercially sensitive and will not be published. However, the Chancellor did announce in September 2015 an initial guarantee of 2 billion of bonds which must be repaid by December 2020 by the shareholders of the project company. There is no further...
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Private Finance Initiative 8 Feb 2016

    The Government’s approach to appraisal is set out in the Green Book. This provides a common, standard method for comparing all public spending decisions that use central government funding; the approach to appraising potential PPP projects is consistent with this central guidance. The quantitative assessment tool was in place from August 2004 until its withdrawal in December 2012, all...
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Private Finance Initiative 8 Feb 2016

    Whilst the Treasury does collect and publish information on the unitary charges of PFI projects, we do not collect it broken down into its constituent parts, neither do we have the detailed financial models that would allow us to disaggregate the totals.

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Conservative MP for Chelsea and Fulham

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

Also represented Hammersmith and Fulham

Expenses

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Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Departmental Training
  • Departmental Electronic Equipment
  • Uzbekistan
  • Rackspace
  • FIFA World Cup

Currently held offices

  • The Chief Secretary to the Treasury (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Committee of Selection (9 Oct 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • The Treasurer of Her Majesty's Household (7 Oct 2013 to 8 May 2015)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (14 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (19 Jan 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (12 Mar 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (27 Jun 2006 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (16 Jan 2006 to 27 Jun 2006)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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More about this

  • Has spoken in 9 debates in the last year — well 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 high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 92.51% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 11 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 165 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Greg Hands’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 219 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 Dec 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: Mr Arne Groes
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: monetary donation of £5,000 to cover the cost of printing and delivery of leaflets

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 December 2014)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Arne Groes
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000, meeting the cost of printing and distributing leaflets

Date of receipt: 2 March 2015

Date of acceptance: 2 March 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 27 March 2015)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Espana/Portugal
Address of donor: c/ Villanueva 43, 2. Stock rechts, 28001, Madrid, Spain

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): accommodation and meals valued at £550

Destination of visit: Porto, Portugal

Date of visit: 14-16 May 2015

Purpose of visit: to attend a roundtable conference on the future of Europe.

(Registered 05 June 2015)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Germany owned jointly with my wife: (i) (Registered 05 June 2015)
House in France owned jointly with my two brothers: (i) (Registered 05 June 2015)

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

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