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

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Mark Field has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 11 Sep 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Burma: Rohingya 20 Sep 2017

    We have not had direct discussions with the Commander in Chief. The Foreign Secretary spoke with State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi on 7 September. He raised our concerns about the continuing violence, the need for any allegations of human rights abuses to be investigated and for humanitarian access to be granted to affected communities. We continue to raise our concerns with the Burmese...
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Burma: Arms Trade 20 Sep 2017

    In line with the EU Arms Embargo the UK does not sell Burma any equipment which might be used for internal repression. Our engagement with the Burmese military has been focused on educational training, designed to instil knowledge and awareness in the military of the requirement to observe human rights and the rule of international humanitarian law. However, the Prime Minister announced the...
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Malaysia: Corporal Punishment 19 Sep 2017

    ​We are aware of the Private Member's Bill proposed by the PAS party to the Malaysian Parliament to expand the jurisdiction of Sharia courts in Malaysia to allow Islamic punishments (hudud). We have a regular dialogue on human rights with the Malaysian government, including at Ministerial level. Former Minister for Asia and the Pacific, Alok Sharma MP, discussed a number of issues,...

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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)
  • 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 23 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Mark Field’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 5 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 100.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well 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.
  • 218 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Mark Field’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 738 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Sep 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Until 13 June 2017, member of Advisory Committee of the London School of Commerce, Chaucer House, White Hart Yard, London SE1 1NX; an independent further and higher education organisation. I receive £30,000 a year in monthly instalments of £2,500, in return for an expected annual commitment of 100 hours. As a member of the Advisory Committee I advise on the maintenance of the highest standards of quality and service for the school. My role covers advising about mid and long-term strategy; acting as an ambassador with the school’s educational partners; speaking at conferences as representative of the school on a range of political issues; furthering relationships with British Council and High Commissions overseas; travelling abroad roughly once every eighteen months to partner schools abroad. (Registered 31 May 2010; updated 22 June 2015 and 4 July 2017)
13 June 2017, received £30,000 from The London School of Commerce, as part of a redundancy package. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 04 July 2017)
Until 13 June 2017, adviser to Cains Advocates Limited; international law firm. I receive £40,000 a year in quarterly payments of £10,000, in return for an expected annual commitment of 120 hrs. The role includes assisting the firm with its international strategy, ambassadorial work and advising on government and parliamentary aspects of financial services. Address: One Love Lane, London EC2V 7JN. (Registered 7 July 2014; updated 7 July 2015 and 4 July 2017)
6 July 2017, received £40,000 from Cains Advocates Limited, as part of a severance package. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 04 July 2017)
14 February 2017, received £1,000 from City & Financial Global Ltd, 1 King Street, London EC2V 8AU for speaking at a conference on 2 February 2017. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 01 March 2017)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Growth Financial Services Ltd
Address of donor: 6 Stratton Street, London W1J 8LD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 towards election fighting fund

Donor status: company, registration 01692312

(Registered 04 July 2017)
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: renewal of honorary membership; value £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 and 9 September 2016)
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: renewal of honorary membership; value £1,535

Date of receipt of donation: 9 December 2014; renewed 18 November 2016

Date of acceptance of donation: 9 December 2014

Donor status: company, registration 03570702

(Registered 17 December 2013; updated 10 December 2014, 18 November 2015 and 02 February 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan
Address of donor: 2-2-1 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8919, Japan

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights, accommodation and subsistence with an estimated value of £7,500

Destination of visit: Kyoto and Tokyo

Dates of visit: 17-24 September 2016

Purpose of visit: to gain a greater insight into Japanese affairs in the economic, foreign affairs, defence, security and cultural sphere.

(Registered 18 October 2016)

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