Charles Walker

Conservative MP for Broxbourne

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Charles Walker’s voting in Parliament

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

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: House of Commons: Energy 20 Sep 2022

    (a) Where possible Parliament follows Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) guidelines for temperature standards in offices to ensure a comfortable working environment. When rooms have temperature controls for the user, there is a small threshold of which temperature can be raised or lowered to ensure rooms are not over cooled/heated. There are many differing levels of...
  • Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Members: Security 20 Sep 2022

    The House of Commons Commission has high level oversight of financial management and procurement but delegates the procurement and management of individual contracts to the relevant House officials. The contract for Members Security Services was awarded in September 2021 following a robust procurement process managed in strict accordance with Public Contracts Regulations 2015. MPs’...
  • Tributes to Her Late Majesty the Queen 10 Sep 2022

    Broxbourne mourns the death of Her Majesty the Queen, but it celebrates her life of selfless service. Quite simply, I join my constituents now in saying: God save the King.

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Conservative MP for Broxbourne

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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Topics of interest

Charles Walker campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Money Laundering: EU Law
  • Departmental Ministerial Policy Advisers
  • Departmental Data Protection
  • Departmental Manpower
  • Coronavirus: Vaccination

Currently held offices

  • Member, Joint Committee on the Draft Mental Health Bill (since 11 Jul 2022)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 20 May 2020)
  • Member, Members Estimate Audit Committee (since 19 May 2020)
  • Member, Administration Estimate Audit and Risk Assurance Committee (since 19 May 2020)
  • Member, Members Estimate Committee (since 18 Mar 2020)
  • Chair, Administration Committee (since 18 Mar 2020)
  • Chair, Administration Committee (since 18 Mar 2020)
  • Member, House of Commons Commission (since 18 Mar 2020)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (since 16 Jan 2020)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 15 Jan 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration Committee (2 Mar 2020 to 18 Mar 2020)
  • Member, Liaison Committee Sub-committee on the effectiveness and influence of the select committee system (13 Feb 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (6 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (31 Oct 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Chair, Procedure Committee (12 Jul 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Chair, Procedure Committee (12 Jul 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (22 Jun 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (10 Nov 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (10 Sep 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Chair, Procedure Committee (18 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Chair, Procedure Committee (18 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (17 Oct 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Procedure Committee (17 Oct 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Procedure Committee (17 Oct 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (23 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (21 Jun 2010 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Draft Marine Bill (Joint Committee) (8 May 2008 to 22 Jul 2008)
  • Member, Public Administration Committee (26 Feb 2007 to 9 May 2011)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2022.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: William Moores
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 21 October 2021)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: The Red Spinners Angling Club
Address of donor: 226 Churchgate Road, Cheshunt EN8 9EQ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Honorary membership for the duration of my time as the MP for Broxbourne, annual value (in 2020) £425

Date received: 1 May 2020

Date accepted: 1 May 2020

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 06 July 2020)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
From 8 February 2022, ProPolitical Ltd (dormant). (Registered 11 February 2022)
8. Miscellaneous
From 8 February 2022, unpaid Director of ProPolitical Ltd (dormant). (Registered 11 February 2022)
From 22 April 2022, Trustee of the Chimo Trust CIO, which provides grants to charities or other organisations working to promote and protect the good mental health and well-being of young people. (Registered 25 April 2022)
From 6 June 2022, Chair of the Country Food Trust, a charity with the objective to alleviate food poverty by providing free protein rich meals to those in need. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 06 June 2022)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Fiona Walker, as Office Manager.

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