Michael Fallon

Former Conservative MP for Sevenoaks

https://facebook.com/michaelfallon7oaks

About your former Member of Parliament

Michael Fallon is a former MP for Sevenoaks.

What you can do

General Election 2024

There is a UK general election on 4th July 2024 (9 days away).

To understand more about how the election will work, you can read our 10-point guide.

Enter your postcode below to learn more about your new constituency and candidates:


We want MPs to meet the standards and expectations of the people who elected them - you!

Learn more about our current work, and our new project WhoFundsThem - looking into MPs’ and APPGs’ financial interests.

Learn more about how we'll use your donation and other ways to help.

Profile

Former Conservative MP for Sevenoaks

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 1983 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 6 November 2019 — Dissolved for election

Also represented Darlington

Social Media

Expenses

Topics of interest

Michael Fallon campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Department of Health
  • Experience Corps
  • Special Advisers
  • Mental Health Services: Kent
  • Employee Ownership
  • Departmental Staff

Other offices held in the past

  • The Secretary of State for Defence (15 Jul 2014 to 1 Nov 2017)
  • Minister of State for Portsmouth (16 Jan 2014 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (28 Mar 2013 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Minister of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change (28 Mar 2013 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills ( 6 Sep 2012 to 28 Mar 2013)
  • Deputy Chair, Conservative Party ( 4 Sep 2010 to 4 Sep 2012)
  • Chair, Treasury Sub-Committee (17 May 2005 to 12 Apr 2010)
  • Chair, Treasury Sub-Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 7 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Treasury Committee ( 5 Jul 1999 to 5 Nov 2012)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) ( 1 Dec 1997 to 1 Jun 1998)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry) ( 1 Jun 1997 to 1 Dec 1997)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Education and Science) (24 Jul 1990 to 14 Apr 1992)
  • The Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury (10 May 1990 to 22 Jul 1990)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (26 Jul 1988 to 10 May 1990)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Future MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Valedictory Debate 5 Nov 2019

    I was first elected to this place as the first Conservative for 25 years to sit for the constituency of Darlington in the north-east of England. I have never forgotten that particular weekend. I set off on a train on the Sunday afternoon down to London and the buffet bar was closed. Somebody must have told the steward that the new MP for Darlington was on the train—I had been on television...
  • Valedictory Debate 5 Nov 2019

    I am most grateful to my hon. Friend. It seemed to me incredibly important to keep the confidence of the House, having won its support back in 2015 for airstrikes in Iraq and then for their extension to Syria. Of course, that we were able to keep that confidence was down in no small part to the precision of our pilots and their skill in difficult conditions in minimising civilian casualties....
  • Valedictory Debate 5 Nov 2019

    I am very grateful too, for the opportunity to allow my right hon. Friend to put that on record. I am only sorry that he cannot do so more formally. Let me finally echo the thanks expressed by others to the Clerks and the staff of the House, and, in particular, single out the staff of the Library. They are, perhaps, a dignified part of our constitution, but they are almost certainly one of...

More of Michael Fallon’s recent appearances

Note for journalists and researchers: The data on this page may be used freely, on condition that TheyWorkForYou.com is cited as the source.

This data was produced by TheyWorkForYou from a variety of sources.

For an explanation of the vote descriptions please see our page about voting information on TheyWorkForYou.

Profile photo: © Parliament (CC-BY 3.0)