Henry Bellingham’s voting in Parliament
Henry Bellingham is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
This is a selection of Henry Bellingham’s votes.
Generally voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
14 votes for, 4 votes against, 8 absences, between 2010–2015
Generally voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 4 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2016
Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
8 votes for, 3 votes against, 2 absences, between 2008–2016
Generally voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
10 votes for, 0 votes against, 8 absences, between 2012–2018
Generally voted against more EU integration Show votes
23 votes for, 87 votes against, 12 absences, between 2006–2018
Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
42 votes for, 0 votes against, 12 absences, between 2012–2016
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Henry Bellingham has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2018
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 10 Sep 2018.
1. Employment and earnings
Non-executive director of Developing Markets Associates Ltd, 150 Tooley Street, London SE1 2TU, a global consultancy and investment conference organiser. From October 2015
until further notice I receive £2,500 a month for a commitment of approx. 3.5 hrs. (Registered 17 May 2013
; updated 27 November 2015
Non-executive Chairman of Pathfinder Minerals PLC
, Becket House, 36 Old Jewry, London EC2R 8DD, an AIM
listed mining company. For carrying out duties as Non-Executive Chairman and giving advice on strategy and corporate governance, I receive £4,000 per month until further notice. Hours: 4-7 hrs per month. (Registered 17 February 2014
; updated 17 July 2015
From 1 January 2016
, Senior Adviser
to J. Stern & Co. LLP
, 21 Knightsbridge, London SW1X 7LY, a fund management company. Until further notice, I will receive a monthly payment of £2,500 for providing legal advice, and advice on corporate governance and strategic direction. Hours: approx. 4.5 hrs per month. Initial payment of £5,000 received on 1 January 2016. (Registered 09 February 2016
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Forestry and arable land in Norfolk: (i).
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Lansdowne Advisory Ltd.
Longborough Capital PLC
Glencara Estate Company (Registered 28 May 2013)
Non-Executive Chairman of Pontus Marine Limited, a UK
based company with commercial fishing interests in the Gulf of Aden and the Middle East
. I carry out duties as Non-Executive Chairman and give advice on strategy and corporate governance. Since November 2015, I receive no remuneration for this role. (Registered 12 June 2013
; updated 17 July 2015 and 27 November 2015)
Unremunerated director of Global Law Summit Ltd, which was set up to run the 2015 Global Law Summit commemorating 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta
and to promote UK legal services around the world. It is also looking at organising another law Summit in the future. (Registered 31 October 2013
; updated 07 June 2016
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
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