Brandon Lewis

Former MP, Great Yarmouth

Great Yarmouth Conservative

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How Brandon Lewis voted
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  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
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Brandon Lewis occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Change of Use 26 Mar 2015

    Holding answer received on 12 March 2015 This Government is committed to providing more homes on brownfield land, and our change of use reforms are helping turn under-used or redundant office space into badly-needed accommodation, at no cost to taxpayers. The policy helps increase housing supply, including greater provision of studio and one-bedroom flats for young people. This...
  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: McDonalds Restaurants 26 Mar 2015

    Holding answer received on 23 March 2015 We have no plans to wage some battle against McDonalds or any other restaurant. McDonalds has 1,200 restaurants across the United Kingdom, serves millions of customers every day, and creates jobs and opportunities for local people and local businesses. The planning system is primarily intended to control and mitigate the spatial impact of...
  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Immigration 26 Mar 2015

    Holding answer received on 23 March 2015 The 2012-based household projections were based on the population projections published by the Office for National Statistics, which can be found at: http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/rel/npp/national-population-projec tions/2012-based-projections/index.html These are not a forecast of immigration, nor are they a target. They are derived from...

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Former Conservative MP for Great Yarmouth

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Communities and Local Government
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Transport
  • Departmental Postal Services
  • RRS Discovery
  • Public Transport: Concessions
  • James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Pensions

Currently held offices

  • Minister of State (Communities and Local Government) (since 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (since 18 Nov 2013)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Communities and Local Government (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (29 Nov 2010 to 29 Oct 2012)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 3 Dec 2012)

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  • Has spoken in 29 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Has voted in 85.71% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 13 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 115 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 330 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Mar 2015.

4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Association of Conservative Clubs
(a) Address of donor: 24 Old Queen Street, London SW1H 9HP
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 457188
(a) (Registered 18 December 2014)
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(b) Name of donor: Pasta Foods
(b) Address of donor: Pasteur Road, Great Yarmouth NR31 0DW
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(b) Date of receipt: 18 May 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 10 June 2014
(b) Donor status: company, registration 566338
(b) (Registered 16 June 2014)
(b) Name of donor: Offshore Group Newcastle (OGN) Ltd
(b) Address of donor: 7th Floor, 125 Broad Street, London EC2N 1AR
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(b) Date of receipt: 3 July 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 3 July 2014
(b) Donor status: company, registration 6390883
(b) (Registered 23 July 2014)
(b) Name of donor: Great Yarmouth Warehousing Co Ltd
(b) Address of donor: 51 East Quay, South Denes Road, Great Yarmouth NR30 3PR
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
(b) Date of receipt: 10 July 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 10 July 2014
(b) Donor status: company, registration 00840801
(b) (Registered 25 July 2014)
(b) Name of donor: JCB Research Ltd
(b) Address of donor: Lakeside Works, Denstone Road, Rocester, Staffordshire, ST14 5JP
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(b) Date of receipt: 29 July 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 30 July 2014
(b) Donor status: company, registration 00682651
(b) (Registered 22 August 2014)
(b) Name of donor: Patron Capital Advisors
(b) Address of donor: One Vine Street, London W1J 0AH
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(b) Date of receipt: 23 September 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 8 October 2014
(b) Donor status: company, registration OC 361119
(b) (Registered 9 October 2014)
(b) Name of donor: Pietas Ltd
(b) Address of donor: 9 Chesterfield Court, London Road, Great Chesterford CB10 1PF
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000
(b) Date of receipt: 10 November 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 10 November 2014
(b) Donor status: company, registration 03988618
(b) (Registered 10 December 2014)
(b) Name of donor: Henry Davis
(b) Address of donor: private
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(b) Date of receipt: 13 November 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 13 November 2014
(b) Donor status: individual
(b) (Registered 12 December 2014)
(b) Name of donor: JCB Research Ltd
(b) Address of donor: Lakeside Works, Denstone Road, Rocester, Staffordshire, ST14 5JP
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(b) Date of receipt: 13 December 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 13 December 2014
(b) Donor status: company, registration 682651
(b) (Registered 18 December 2014)
(b) Name of donor: JCB Research Ltd
(b) Address of donor: Lakeside Works, Denstone Road, Rocester, Staffordshire, ST14 5JP
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(b) Date of receipt: 14 January 2015
(b) Date of acceptance: 14 January 2015
(b) Donor status: company, registration 682651
(b) (Registered 26 January 2015)
(b) Name of donor: Mr Paul & Mrs Peggy Brett
(b) Address of donor: private
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(b) Date of receipt: 28 January 2015
(b) Date of acceptance: 28 January 2015
(b) Donor status: individuals
(b) (Registered 10 February 2015)
(b) Name of donor: JCB Research Ltd
(b) Address of donor: Lakeside Works, Denstone Road, Rocester, Staffordshire, ST14 5JP
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(b) Date of receipt: 8 February 2015
(b) Date of acceptance: 11 February 2015
(b) Donor status: company, registration 682651
(b) (Registered 13 February 2015)
(b) Name of donor: CH2M Hill
(b) Address of donor: 43 Brook Green, London W6 7EF
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,112.32 in meeting the costs of a fundraising dinner.
(b) Date of receipt: 24 February 2015
(b) Date of acceptance: 2 March 2015
(b) Donor status: company, registration 2533469
(b) (Registered 4 March 2015)
8. Land and Property
House in Essex, owned jointly with my wife, from which rental income is derived. (Registered 12 November 2012)

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