Andrew Tyrie

MP, Chichester

Chichester Conservative

Andrew Tyrie campaigned to remain in the European Union

Let your MP know how you feel – email them now.

Source: BBC

Andrew Tyrie’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Andrew Tyrie sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Andrew Tyrie generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Andrew Tyrie generally voted against military action against ISIL (Daesh), while most Conservative MPs consistently voted for. Show votes
  • Andrew Tyrie generally voted against allowing national security sensitive evidence to be put before courts in secret sessions, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Andrew Tyrie generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Andrew Tyrie’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Andrew Tyrie’s full vote analysis page for more.

Andrew Tyrie has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • European Council 24 Oct 2016

    The Prime Minister has a very difficult job on Brexit, but the Government’s policy of saying as little as possible will become increasingly unsustainable. The vacuum is already being filled by leaks not from the Commission but from her own Cabinet Brexit Committee colleagues. Does she accept that unless the Government can provide at least some clarity about their direction of travel...
  • Next Steps in Leaving the European Union 10 Oct 2016

    The Government’s negotiating position will leak as soon as other member states are told about it. Does the Secretary of State not recognise that it would be wholly unacceptable for the British public to find out what the United Kingdom’s position is from our counterparts in the negotiations?
  • Finance Bill: Distributional analysis of the impact of taxation measures 6 Sep 2016

    I am grateful to the Minister for what she has said about the proposals. I am pleased that it has been possible to work out a compromise which I think is very reasonable all round, and which builds on the arrangements made by the former Chancellor for the appointments of the chairman and chief executive of the Financial Conduct Authority earlier in the year. I see no reason why this should...

More of Andrew Tyrie’s recent appearances

RSS feed (?)


Conservative MP for Chichester

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election


Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Justice
  • Defence
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Special Advisers
  • Political Parties: Finance
  • Departmental Ministerial Policy Advisers
  • London Airports
  • Rendition

Currently held offices

  • Member, Public Accounts Commission (since 4 Nov 2015)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 14 Oct 2015)
  • Chair, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 14 Oct 2015)
  • Chair, Treasury Committee (since 18 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (10 Sep 2015 to 14 Oct 2015)
  • Chair, Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards (Joint Committee) (16 Jul 2012 to 12 Jun 2013)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (19 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Treasury Sub-committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Treasury Committee (9 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (11 Jan 2010 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (7 Dec 2009 to 11 Jan 2010)
  • Member, Committee on Reform of the House of Commons (20 Jul 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (9 Feb 2009 to 9 Jun 2010)
  • Member, Draft Constitutional Renewal Bill (Joint Committee) (1 May 2008 to 22 Jul 2008)
  • Member, Justice Committee (6 Nov 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Conventions (Joint Committee) (17 May 2006 to 31 Oct 2006)
  • Member, Constitutional Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 5 Nov 2007)
  • Shadow Paymaster General (1 Jun 2004 to 1 Jun 2005)
  • Shadow Financial Secretary (1 Jun 2003 to 1 Jun 2004)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 8 Dec 2003)
  • Member, Treasury Sub-committee (7 Jun 2001 to 8 Dec 2003)
  • Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) (28 Jul 1997 to 11 May 2001)
  • Member, Public Administration Committee (16 Jul 1997 to 11 May 2001)
  • Member, European Legislation Committee (15 Jul 1997 to 22 Jul 1997)
  • Member, Public Accounts Commission (6 Jun 1997 to 31 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Treasury Sub-committee (6 Jun 1997 to 12 Jul 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site.
More about this

  • Has spoken in 25 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Andrew Tyrie’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 23 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 80.65% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 7 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 164 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Andrew Tyrie’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 525 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Honorary membership of Goodwood Country Club.
8. Miscellaneous
Support for staff costs, travel and other expenses incurred as Chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Extraordinary Rendition, from registered donations made to the All-Party Parliamentary Group.

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

More about the register

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

This data was produced by TheyWorkForYou from a variety of sources. Voting information from Public Whip.