Justin Tomlinson

MP, North Swindon

North Swindon Conservative

Justin Tomlinson’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Justin Tomlinson sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Justin Tomlinson consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Justin Tomlinson has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: State Retirement Pensions: Uprating 27 May 2016

    The terms of the UK’s bilateral social security agreements with EU Member States, some of which date from the 1950s, are generally superseded by EU Regulations. The Government’s position is that the UK will be stronger, safer and better off remaining in a reformed EU. If the result of the referendum is a decision to leave, then the Government will have two years under the Article...
  • Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Pensions: Advisory Services 27 May 2016

    Since launch, there have been over 2.4 million visits to the Pension Wise website and over 61,000 appointments, with the latest data showing a record number of appointments in March. To drive awareness of the service, Pension Wise has run three national marketing campaigns across TV, radio, print and digital media, the latest of which finished in April 2016. In addition, pension providers...
  • Women and Equalities: Disabled People: Employment 26 May 2016

    There are 365,000 more disabled people in work than two years ago. Our ambition to halve the disability employment gap is a key priority of this Government.

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Conservative MP for North Swindon

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

Topics of interest

  • Education
  • Home Department
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Human Trafficking
  • Financial Services: Education
  • Heart Diseases
  • Libraries
  • Crime: Nature Conservation

Currently held offices

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Department for Work and Pensions) (Disabled People) (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (12 Nov 2012 to 8 Sep 2014)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (6 Dec 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 33 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Justin Tomlinson’s speeches
  • 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 WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 92.31% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 34 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 163 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Justin Tomlinson’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 229 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 May 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: Jez Webb
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,096.36 in meeting the production and delivery costs of campaign literature

Donor status: individual

(Registered 05 June 2015)
Name of donor: Jez Webb
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,096.36 in meeting the production and delivery costs of campaign literature

Donor status: individual

(Registered 05 June 2015)

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