Mark Field

Minister of State

Cities of London and Westminster Conservative

Mark Field’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Mark Field sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Mark Field generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Mark Field generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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

Mark Field has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: China: Religious Freedom 19 Sep 2018

    We remain deeply concerned about the persecution of Christians, Muslims, Buddhists, Falun Gong practitioners and others on the grounds of their religion or belief in China. The freedom to practice, change or share ones faith or belief without discrimination or violent opposition is a human right that all people should enjoy. We believe that societies which aim to guarantee freedom of religion...
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Sanctions: Human Rights 19 Sep 2018

    The UK currently implements sanctions through the EU and will continue to do so until we leave. The Criminal Finances Act 2017 introduced a provision which allows property obtained as a result of gross human rights abuse to be subject to the civil recovery provisions in the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002. The use of this power is for the operational agencies to decide. Although not yet commenced,...
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Sri Lanka: Missing Persons 13 Sep 2018

    The UK supports the steps Sri Lanka has taken since 2015 under UN Human Rights Council resolution 30/1, which it co-sponsored. The establishment of the Office on Missing Persons (OMP), and the passage of domestic legislation to implement Sri Lanka's commitments under the International Convention on Enforced Disappearances in March are welcome. The discovery of a mass grave in Mannar over the...

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Conservative MP for Cities of London and Westminster

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

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Topics of interest

Mark Field campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Transport
  • Local Government and the Regions
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Libraries
  • Accreditation
  • Local Government Finance
  • United Kingdom Accreditation Service
  • Government Office for London

Currently held offices

  • Minister of State (since 13 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (15 Jul 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (13 Sep 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (20 May 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (14 Nov 2007 to 18 Nov 2007)
  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (8 Dec 2005 to 8 Nov 2006)
  • Shadow Financial Secretary (10 May 2005 to 8 Dec 2005)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Jun 2003 to 1 Jun 2004)
  • Shadow Minister (1 Jun 2003 to 1 Jun 2005)
  • Shadow Minister (London) (1 Jun 2003 to 1 Jun 2005)
  • Member, Constitutional Affairs Committee (28 Jan 2003 to 5 Jan 2004)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 26 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Mark Field’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 89.96% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 17 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 809 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Sep 2018.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Carlton Club
Address of donor: 69 St James's Street, London SW1A 1PJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: honorary membership for the duration of my time as the MP for the Cities of London and Westminster; value (in 2017) £1,350

Date of receipt of donation: 31 December 2014

Date of acceptance of donation: 31 December 2014

Donor status: company, registration 00573221

(Registered 26 January 2012; updated 5 February 2013, 17 March 2014, 12 August 2015, 9 September 2016 and 29 November 2017)
Name of donor: Royal Automobile Club
Address of donor: Pall Mall Clubhouse, 89 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5HS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: honorary membership for the duration of my time as the MP for the Cities of London and Westminster; value (in 2017) £1,650

Date of receipt of donation: 9 December 2014; renewed 18 November 2016 and 26 October 2017

Date of acceptance of donation: 9 December 2014

Donor status: company, registration 03570702

(Registered 17 December 2013; updated 10 December 2014, 18 November 2015, 02 February 2017 and 29 November 2017)

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