Nadhim Zahawi

MP, Stratford-on-Avon

Stratford-on-Avon Conservative

Nadhim Zahawi’s voting in Parliament

Nadhim Zahawi 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 Nadhim Zahawi’s votes.

  • Almost always voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Consistently voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Consistently voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Consistently voted against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes

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Nadhim Zahawi never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Housing: Planning Permission 16 Nov 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, whether local planning authorities can limit community housing developments proposed in the dispersal policies of a local plan due to the lack of sufficient infrastructure, shops, services or employment to support such a development.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Mass Migration 20 Oct 2015

    Is my right hon. Friend aware of the first robust piece of research undertaken among refugees in Germany, which shows that 70% of them blame Assad and his barrel bombs for their predicament? The rest blame the murderous ISIL group. Only 8% of them want to remain in Europe, with 92% wanting to return home, which speaks directly to this Government’s policy of focusing on the camps in...
  • Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Agriculture: Subsidies 16 Oct 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what progress has been made on (a) processing farmers' 2015 Basic Payment Scheme applications and (b) tackling the challenges of getting information supplied by farmers in paper form back onto an online validation process; and what resources have been committed to carry out this work to date.

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Conservative MP for Stratford-on-Avon

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Education
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • International Development
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Syria
  • Palestinians
  • Education Maintenance Allowance
  • Agriculture: Subsidies
  • Sheep: Tagging

Currently held offices

  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (30 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Nov 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
Non-executive Director of SThree, 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London EC4N 7BE; an international specialist recruitment business. I attend monthly board meetings and receive a monthly salary of £3,333 (gross), until further notice. Hours: 7 hrs per month. (Updated 30 June and 7 July 2015)
28 November 2014, received monthly salary of £3,333.33. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 28 November 2014)
31 December 2014, received monthly salary of £3,333.33. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 05 January 2015)
30 January 2015, received monthly salary of £3,333.33. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 30 January 2015)
27 February 2015, received monthly salary of £3,333.33. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 27 February 2015)
31 March 2015, received monthly salary of £3,333.33. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 19 May 2015)
30 April 2015, received monthly salary of £3,333.33. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 19 May 2015)
29 May 2015, received monthly salary of £3,333.33. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 01 June 2015)
Clients of Zahawi and Zahawi Ltd:
YouGov Plc; research and consulting. Address: 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT
IPBD Limited; steel manufacture, property development and general trading. Address: PO Box 122361, 14th Level, Al Safa Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, UAE.
Until August 2015, Afren Plc; independent exploration and production company in the oil and gas industry. Address: 10001 Woodloch Forest Drive, Suite 360, The Woodlands, Texas 77380, USA. (Registered 2 July 2012; updated 10 August 2015)
9 February 2015, £100 from Aston Cantlow Discussion Club, NFU Office, Unit 15A, Goldicote Business Park, Banbury Road, Stratford upon Avon CV37 7NB, for speaking at their discussion club. Hours: 2.5 hrs. Payment made direct to charity. (Registered 24 February 2015)
2 March 2015, payment of £500 from News UK & Ireland Limited, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF, for article published on 21 December 2014. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 11 March 2015)
From 15 July 2015, Chief Strategy Officer for Gulf Keystone Petroleum, 6th Floor, New Fetter Place, 8-10 New Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1AZ; an oil and gas exploration and production company. From 26 October 2015 until further notice, I will receive a monthly salary of £20,125. Hours: between 8 and 21 hrs per week.
(Registered 20 October 2015; updated 4 November 2015)
25 September 2015, received salary payment of £52,325 (backdated to 15 July 2015). Hours: 210 hrs. (Registered 20 October 2015)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Kurdistan Regional Government
Address of donor: 4th Floor, 23 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6LB

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £6,127.78 for air travel

Destination of visit: Kurdistan, Iraq

Date of visit: 21-23 January 2015

Purpose of visit: Accompanying the Mayor of London on trip to the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.

(Registered 02 February 2015)
Name of donor: Chatham House
Address of donor: 10 St James’s Square, London SW1Y 4LE

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £978.87 for air travel, parking and hotel

Destination of visit: Istanbul, Turkey

Date of visit: 11-13 September 2015

Purpose of visit: participant in the Chatham House Istanbul Roundtable 2015.

(Registered 14 September 2015)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Residential property and 31 acres of land in Warwickshire, with stables run as a livery yard by Zahawi and Zahawi Ltd (see category 1 above): (i) and (ii)
Residential buy to let property in London, divided into three flats: (i) and (ii) (Registered 12 June 2013)
House in London, rented out from 30 June 2015: (i) and (ii) (Registered 31 July 2015)
Commercial property in Surrey, purchased on 29 September 2015 and rented out through Zahawi & Zahawi Ltd (see category 7 below): (i) and (ii) (Registered 14 October 2015; updated 28 October 2015)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Zahawi and Zahawi; business advisory service (50% shareholding).
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
SThree; international specialist recruitment business.
8. Miscellaneous
I have a shareholding in YouGov plc, which I co-founded, that is below the registrable value.

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

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