Khalid Mahmood

Shadow Minister (Defence)

Labour MP for Birmingham, Perry Barr


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Khalid Mahmood’s voting in Parliament

Khalid Mahmood is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Khalid Mahmood sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Khalid Mahmood generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Khalid Mahmood generally voted against greater regulation of gambling, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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

Khalid Mahmood has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Defence: Defence Helicopters: Domestic Manufacture 21 Sep 2020

    Will the Minister ask the Secretary of State to step up to the plate and match the commitment made by the shadow Secretary of State, my right hon. Friend the Member for Wentworth and Dearne (John Healey), to procure “built in Britain”, hence ensuring that there are no redundancies in West Dorset, and to support the awarding of the £1.5 billion fleet solid support vessels contract to a...
  • Defence: Armed Forces: Overall Size 6 Jul 2020

    I would like to start by commending our excellent armed forces for their exemplary service to the public during the covid-19 period. Over the past decade, this Government have severely cut the size of our armed forces. We have had three very good questions from my hon. Friends the Members for Blaenau Gwent (Nick Smith) and for Bradford South (Judith Cummins), and from the Chair of the Defence...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Body Armour: Females 2 Jul 2020

    To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what plans he has to procure anatomically specific body armour for female service personnel.

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Labour MP for Birmingham, Perry Barr

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

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Topics of interest

Khalid Mahmood campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Office
  • Education and Skills
  • Department for Transport
  • Transport
  • Firearms: Crime
  • Departmental Mobile Phones
  • Further Education
  • Sandwell and West Birmingham Acute Trust
  • Terrorism

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Defence) (since 10 Apr 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (Europe) (14 Oct 2016 to 10 Apr 2020)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (14 Dec 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • PPS (Mr Tony McNulty, Minister of State), Home Office (10 Nov 2005 to 6 Sep 2006)
  • PPS (Mr Tony McNulty), Department for Transport (10 Apr 2005 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Broadcasting Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Broadcasting Committee (7 Jun 2001 to 5 May 2005)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 26 Oct 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
From 1 April 2019 until 30 April 2020, a senior fellow at Policy Exchange (think tank), 8-10 Great George Street, Westminster, London SW1P 3AE. I received £2,088 a month for providing advice on advice on extremism, social cohesion and apprenticeships/vocational training. Hours: 15 hrs a month. (Registered 20 April 2020; updated 29 April 2020 and 15 June 2020)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Bestway Group
Address of donor: 2 Abbey Road, Park Royal, London NW10 7BW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration 01207120

(Registered 06 January 2020)
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 9-17 Victoria St, West Bromwich B70 8HX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 06 January 2020)
Name of donor: Kangs Solicitors
Address of donor: 1 Victoria Square, Birmingham B1 1BD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: company, registration 10350638

(Registered 06 January 2020)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Hajj Baba Ltd; (2) National Assembly of Pakistan
Address of donor: (1) 41 Alexandra Road, Hounslow TW3 4HW; (2) Parliament House, Constitution Avenue, D-Chowk Red Zone, Islamabad, Pakistan

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Flights with a value of £1,510; (2) accommodation with an approx. value of £990

Destination of visit: Pakistan

Dates of visit: 24 August – 1 September 2019

Purpose of visit: Discussions with Ministers and Parliamentarians, including of recent developments in Indian-administered Kashmir.

(Registered 07 October 2019)

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