Gary Streeter

Former Conservative MP for South West Devon


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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Affordable Housing 22 Oct 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, what his Department's definition of subsidy is as used in Annex 2A of the definition of affordable housing in the National Planning Framework.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Free-to-use Cash Machines 1 Oct 2019

    Is not the closure of ATMs linked to the decision by high street banks to close their branches left, right and centre? Will the Minister, in his regular meetings with the chief executives of high street banks, remind them that they do have some duty to elderly customers and small businesses?
  • The Prime Minister Was Asked: Engagements 4 Sep 2019

    I think I can comply with that advice, Mr Speaker. I welcome the extra £14 billion that was recently announced for schools, especially in respect of South West Devon, where I understand we will have the largest increase in the country to correct historical underspending. Does my right hon. Friend agree that this cash boost will help our hard-working teachers to prepare the next generation to...

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Former Conservative MP for South West Devon

Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election

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

Also represented Plymouth, Sutton

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Topics of interest

Gary Streeter campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Defence
  • Transport
  • Railways: South West
  • North Korea
  • Drugs Strategy
  • Mobile Phones
  • People Trafficking

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Committee on Privileges (20 Dec 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Committee on Standards (20 Dec 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (22 Jun 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (28 Oct 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (26 Oct 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (12 Jan 2009 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (9 Oct 2006 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (1 Jun 2003 to 1 Jun 2004)
  • Member, Urban Affairs Sub-committee (15 Oct 2002 to 5 Jan 2004)
  • Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (22 Jul 2002 to 5 Jan 2004)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (1 Jul 2001 to 1 Jul 2002)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for International Development (2 Jun 1998 to 18 Sep 2001)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (1 Jun 1997 to 1 Jun 1998)
  • Parliamentary Secretary (Lord Chancellor's Department) (2 Jun 1996 to 1 May 1997)
  • Assistant Whip (Law Officers) (7 Jul 1995 to 28 Nov 1996)
  • Member, Environment Committee (27 Apr 1992 to 1 Mar 1993)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 17 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Gary Streeter’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 3 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 73.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 93 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 522 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments received from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing opinion surveys:
26 November 2018, received £75 for completing September 2018 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: approx. 45 mins. (Registered 28 November 2018)
21 December 2018, received £75 for completing October 2018 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: approx. 45 mins. (Registered 24 December 2018)
24 January 2019, received £75 for completing November 2018 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: approx. 45 mins. (Registered 22 May 2019)
27 March 2019, received £100 for completing GWR research project survey. Hours: approx. 45 mins. (Registered 22 May 2019)
9 April 2019, received £75 for completing January 2019 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: approx. 45 mins. (Registered 22 May 2019)
21 May 2019, received £150 for completing February/March 2019 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: approx. 45 mins. (Registered 22 May 2019)
7 August 2019, received £75 for completing April 2019 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: approx. 45 mins. (Registered 02 September 2019)
16 September 2019, received £150 for completing May and June 2019 parliamentary panel surveys. Hours: approx. 90 mins in total. (Registered 17 September 2019)
1 November 2019, received £75 for completing September 2019 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 04 November 2019)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing opinion surveys:
14 January 2019, received £200 for Winter 2018 Survey. Hours: approx. 75 mins. (Registered 17 January 2019)
30 August 2019, received £200 for Summer 2019 Survey. Hours: approx. 75 mins. (Registered 02 September 2019)
From 15 April 2019 until further notice, non-executive director of Rentplus Ltd, a company which provides rent to buy housing for young people, of II Exchange Square, 21 North Fourth Street, Milton Keynes MK9 1HL. I will receive £30,000 a year in return for an expected commitment of about 20 hrs a month. (Registered 24 April 2019)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: CARE (Christian Action Research and Education)
Address of donor: 53 Romney Street, London SW1P 3RF

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: For 4 days a week between September 2018 and July 2019 I receive the services of a voluntary intern who receives a bursary of £650 per calendar month as a member of CARE's Educational Leadership Programme, total value £7,150.

Date received: 24 September 2018 to 18 July 2019

Date accepted: 24 September 2018

Donor status: charity, unincorporated association

(Registered 05 April 2019)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Janet Streeter, as part-time Junior Parliamentary Researcher.

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