Oliver Colvile

MP, Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport

Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport Conservative

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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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Recent appearances

  • EU Membership: Economic Benefits 15 Jun 2016

    Does the hon. Lady recognise that the Brexit campaign has also led people up to the top of the hill in relation to immigration and could be doing enormous damage to community relations?
  • EU Membership: Economic Benefits 15 Jun 2016

    I enter the debate with a certain amount of trepidation, especially after the powerful speech by my hon. Friend the Member for Tonbridge and Malling (Tom Tugendhat). The reason I will be voting to remain is that, frankly, I do not trust the Germans and the French to run Europe without us there to keep a close eye on them. Over the last 16 years—as the parliamentary candidate for...
  • EU Membership: Economic Benefits 15 Jun 2016

    Absolutely. I find that utterly stunning. That is why we want to remain. Babcock, which runs the dockyard in my constituency and employs 5,000 people, has written a letter to The Times very firmly in support of remaining. I have a boat manufacturer that is very worried about what would happen should we come out, because it thinks that the French and the Greeks will seek to protect their own...

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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
  • Department of Health
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • 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: 6 Jun 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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