Geoffrey Clifton-Brown’s voting in Parliament
Geoffrey Clifton-Brown is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
This is a random selection of Geoffrey Clifton-Brown’s votes.
Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
7 votes for, 4 votes against, 1 absence, between 2008–2016.
Generally voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
2 votes for, 5 votes against, between 2013–2022.
Generally voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
5 votes for, 1 vote against, 3 absences, between 2010–2020.
Absences for this policy may be affected COVID-19 restrictions.
Generally voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
7 votes for, 0 votes against, 4 absences, between 2010–2021.
Almost always voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
6 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2007–2016.
Generally voted against more EU integration Show votes
32 votes for, 99 votes against, 28 absences, between 2009–2022.
Last updated: 18 May 2022.
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I am grateful to you, Dr Huq, for giving me the opportunity to briefly reply to this debate; it is very important. I thank the Minister for setting out in detail for the first time how the Treasury’s methodology works. I will come back to that in a minute. Before she did so, she set out in detail the reliefs that the Treasury has given to businesses in rates and VAT, as well as high street...
I am grateful to my hon. Friend for being so well informed to be able to answer that individual point. However, I suspect, again, that industry and the OBR will disagree with her over that matter. I thank the Minister very much, and you, Dr Huq, for so ably chairing this debate. It has been thoroughly useful. The fact that we have had relatively few speakers has enabled us to examine the...
I anticipated that my hon. Friend would raise that—in fact, I nearly put it in my speech to stop her doing so. The proportion of people who want to reclaim the tax and have goods delivered—let us think of, say, a Chinese person visiting this country—is minute compared with the proportion who shop in this country and then physically reclaim the VAT and go home. So while that scheme is...
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Conservative MP for The Cotswolds
Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election
Also represented Cotswold; Cirencester and Tewkesbury
Topics of interest
Geoffrey Clifton-Brown campaigned to leave the European Union
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- International Development
- Deputy Prime Minister
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Local Government and the Regions
- High Speed 2 Railway Line
- Parliamentary Questions
Currently held offices
- Member, Restoration and Renewal Programme Board Committee (since 23 Feb 2023)
- Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (since 9 Mar 2020)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Equipment Theft (Prevention) Bill Committee (25 Jan 2023 to 1 Feb 2023)
- Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (30 Oct 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (20 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill (Commons) Committee ( 7 Jul 2015 to 22 Feb 2016)
- Member, Administration Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 14 Nov 2011)
- Member, Finance and Services Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (19 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Chair, Committee of Selection (23 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Committee of Selection (21 Jun 2010 to 23 Jun 2010)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (27 Jul 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Secretary of State for International Development ( 2 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) ( 8 Dec 2005 to 2 Jul 2007)
- Member, Committee of Selection (27 Sep 2005 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Finance and Services Committee (17 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)
- Opposition Deputy Chief Whip (Commons) (10 May 2005 to 8 Dec 2005)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government) ( 1 Dec 2001 to 1 Jul 2004)
- Member, Administration Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Nov 2001)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) ( 1 Jan 2001 to 31 Jul 2001)
- Member, Broadcasting Committee ( 1 Jun 2000 to 1 Jun 2001)
- Opposition Whip (Commons) ( 1 Jan 1999 to 1 Jan 2001)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (25 Jul 1997 to 2 Jul 1999)
- Member, Environment Committee (27 Apr 1992 to 21 Mar 1997)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 18 Sep 2023.
1. Employment and earnings
Partner in East Beckham
partnership, engaged in arable farming in Norfolk. I have the use of a car belonging to the partnership, valued at £17,520 on 29 September 2022. (Updated 19 March 2014, 31 October 2019, 11 November 2020 and 22 November 2022)
I drew £9,425.06 in respect of the year ending 1 October 2022. Hours: 137 hrs. (Registered 22 November 2022)
Name of donor: Parliament of Georgia
Address of donor: 8 Rustaveli Avenue, 0118 Tbilisi, Georgia
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Hotel accommodation (27-31 August) estimated value £500; local transportation and hospitality, estimated value £250; total £750
Destination of visit: Georgia
Dates of visit: 27-31 August 2023
Purpose of visit: APPG for Georgia visit to build on closer parliamentary relations.
(Registered 12 September 2023)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
A single agricultural holding in Norfolk owned before becoming a Member of Parliament
in 1992, and part of a family partnership (East Beckham) used for arable farming and tourism in North Norfolk
area: (i) and (ii). (Updated 17 November 2021)
Five residential properties in London, purchased between 1994 and 2017: (i) and (ii). (Updated 17 November 2021)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
From 26 May 2021, Gresham Hall Glamping Ltd. (Registered 09 January 2023)
Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (unremunerated).
From 26 May 2021, Director of Gresham Hall Glamping Ltd (unremunerated). (Registered 09 January 2023)
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