Oliver Colvile

MP, Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport

Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport Conservative

Oliver Colvile’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Oliver Colvile sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Oliver Colvile has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House 26 May 2016

    This weekend Plymouth, and the rest of the country, will commemorate the battle of Jutland, and last night my hon. Friend the Member for Portsmouth South (Mrs Drummond) secured a debate on that important event. Will the Deputy Leader of the House join me in paying tribute to all those who participated in Jutland, including my grandfather, and the contribution that they made to European and...
  • Petition - Development on the Former Two Trees High School Site, Denton: Battle of Jutland Centenary 25 May 2016

    Is my hon. Friend aware that my grandfather served on HMS Valiant as a gunnery officer during the battle of Jutland? I shall be reading out his letters during a presentation in Devonport in Plymouth on Monday. The adrenalin that went through his body at the time meant that he did not need to eat anything for 36 hours after playing his part in the battle. He enjoyed only a glass of sloe gin...

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Conservative MP for Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport

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

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Defence
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Department of Health
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Dementia
  • Devonport Dockyard
  • Water Power
  • Green Deal Scheme
  • Cataracts

Currently held offices

  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (since 28 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 24 Nov 2015)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (30 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (10 Dec 2013 to 14 May 2014)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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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: United and Cecil Club
Address of donor: Beckfield, Crouch Lane, Winkfield, Windsor, Berkshire SL4 4TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: members' association

(Registered 08 June 2015)
Name of donor: Beaconsfield Conservative Association
Address of donor: Disraeli House, 12 Aylesbury Road, Beaconsfield HP9 1LN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: members' association

(Registered 16 June 2015)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Results UK
Address of donor: 31-33 Bondway, London SW8 1SJ

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): accommodation, flights, in-country transport and food, valued at £1,700 in total

Destination of visit: Zambia

Date of visit: 2 to 7 August 2015

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation to gain insight into how Zambia is addressing major health challenges.

(Registered 04 September 2015)
Name of donor: Jamaica Tourist Board
Address of donor: 1-2 Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BZ

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): air travel and accommodation with an approximate value of £1,824

Destination of visit: St Elizabeth Parish, Jamaica

Date of visit: 24 September 2015 - 1 October 2015

Purpose of visit: to visit the ‘Breds Foundation’ Community Project, a Lords and Commons All Party Cricket sponsored project, in order to donate sports and grounds equipment. Visit also included talks with ministers, school visits and cricket games.

(Registered 30 October 2015)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Polity Communications Ltd; advises organisations on community consultation relating to regeneration projects within the UK.
8. Miscellaneous
Trustee (unremunerated) of the Verification Research, Training and Information Centre (VERTIC). (Registered 21 May 2014)

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