Ian Austin

Labour MP for Dudley North

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Last updated: 19 Nov 2018

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Topical Questions 4 Dec 2018

    I am sure I speak for all members of the Foreign Affairs Committee when I say how much we are looking forward to scrutinising the work of our new embassy in the Maldives. What assessment have the Government made of the human rights of Palestinians living under the brutal dictatorship of Hamas, which routinely imprisons people without trial, tortures them, executes people and is reported today...
  • Written Answers — Department for International Development: Palestinians: Overseas Aid 28 Nov 2018

    To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, whether the Memorandum of Understanding between her Department and the Palestinian National Authority signed in 2015 has been extended; and if she will place copies of all ministerial correspondence with the Palestinian Authority amending that agreement in the Library.
  • Written Answers — Department for International Development: Palestinians: Overseas Aid 28 Nov 2018

    To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, when her Department last made an assessment of the Palestinian National Authority's adherence to the principle of non-violence set out in the Memorandum of Understanding between her Department and that authority; and if she will make a statement.

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Labour MP for Dudley North

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

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Ian Austin campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Education
  • Department of Health
  • Education
  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • Departmental Official Hospitality
  • Departmental Official Cars
  • Health Services: Dudley
  • Departmental Travel
  • Personal Independence Payment

Currently held offices

  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Education, Skills and the Economy Sub-Committee (25 Nov 2015 to 9 Mar 2016)
  • Member, Education Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (7 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (West Midlands) (5 Oct 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (5 Oct 2008 to 9 Jun 2009)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Gordon Brown, Prime Minister), Prime Minister's Office (28 Jun 2007 to 6 Oct 2008)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Gordon Brown, Chancellor of the Exchequer), HM Treasury (5 Feb 2007 to 28 Jun 2007)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 3 Dec 2018.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: United Arab Emirates Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: Al Bateen, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel and accommodation with a value of £3,800

Destination of visit: United Arab Emirates

Dates of visit: 10-16 February 2018

Purpose of visit: To attend the World Government Summit, meet with Government Ministers, Members of the Federal National Council and senior business figures, in order to build on the bilateral relationship.

(Registered 22 February 2018)
Name of donor: March of the Living UK
Address of donor: 1 Chalgrove Gardens, London N3 3PL

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, travel, accommodation and meals with a total value of £1,235

Destination of visit: Poland

Dates of visit: 9-12 April 2018

Purpose of visit: Visit to Poland to participate in the international March of the Living between Auschwitz and Birkenau, as well as visiting other Holocaust sites across the country.

(Registered 30 April 2018)
Name of donor: Australia Israel Cultural Exchange Limited (AICE)
Address of donor: Suite 836, St Kilda Road Towers, 1 Queens Road, Melbourne 3004, VIC, Australia

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Air travel, VIP airport service, accommodation and hospitality with a value of £1,750

Destination of visit: Jerusalem

Dates of visit: 6-9 July 2018

Purpose of visit: Multilateral conference and discussions on a range of issues including the Israeli-Palestinian peace process in Jerusalem between UK, Israel, Australia and USA.

(Registered 25 July 2018)
Name of donor: (1) Israeli Knesset; (2) Israeli Ministry of Jerusalem and Heritage
Address of donor: (1) Kiryat Ben-Gurion, Jerusalem 91950; (2) 3 Kaplan St, Jerusalem

Estimate of probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Accommodation and hospitality with a value of £250; (2) Accommodation and hospitality with a value of £250

Destination of visit: Israel

Date of visit: 9-11 July 2018

Purpose of visit: Multilateral conference in Jerusalem for Israeli parliamentary friendship groups and discussions on a range of issues including the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

(Registered 03 August 2018)

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