Chloe Smith

MP, Norwich North

Norwich North Conservative

Chloe Smith campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Chloe Smith’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Chloe Smith sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Chloe Smith consistently voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Chloe Smith consistently 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 Chloe Smith’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Chloe Smith’s full vote analysis page for more.

Chloe Smith has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Offenders: Employment 27 Jul 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what assessment she has made of the performance of (a) the National Probation Service and (b) community rehabilitation companies in placing ex-offenders into employment in (i) Norfolk and (ii) England.
  • Backbench Business: Summer Adjournment 21 Jul 2016

    It is always a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Nottingham North (Mr Allen) and to hear in this case—forgive the pun—how he has been getting his teeth into his local constituency issues for the good of us all. Today, I would like to speak for my constituents of Norwich North on the subject of exiting the European Union. Brits have just taken part in a giant democratic...
  • Backbench Business: Summer Adjournment 21 Jul 2016

    The hon. Lady knows that I look seriously at all these issues. Indeed, I have chaired that APPG and helped to produce a report that goes into that option and a number of others for ensuring that as many people as possible are registered to vote. I know that that is an issue that the hon. Lady has worked on in some detail. Let me press on to the situation of EU nationals in my...

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Profile

Conservative MP for Norwich North

Entered the House of Commons on 24 July 2009 — Byelection

Topics of interest

  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Department of Health
  • Children
  • Schools and Families
  • Driving Offences: Norwich
  • Schools: Norwich
  • Mental Health Services
  • Incapacity Benefit: Norwich
  • Iran: Nuclear Power

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Transport Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • The Parliamentary Secretary, Cabinet Office (6 Sep 2012 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (31 Oct 2011 to 4 Sep 2012)
  • The Economic Secretary to the Treasury (14 Oct 2011 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (12 May 2010 to 14 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (23 Nov 2009 to 6 May 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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More about this

  • Has spoken in 54 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Chloe Smith’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 high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 92.52% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 90 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Chloe Smith’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 322 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Aug 2016.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Computer Service Centre
Address of donor: 19 Meridian Way, Norwich, NR7 0TA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: monthly IT support from May 2015 to April 2016, valued at £988.47 a month plus VAT; £11,861.64 plus VAT in total

Donor status: company, registration 4517529

(Registered 10 June 2015)
Name of donor: Computer Service Centre
Address of donor: 19 Meridian Way, Norwich NR7 0TA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: IT support valued at £840.96

Donor status: company, registration 4517529

(Registered 24 August 2015)
Name of donor: Computer Service Centre
Address of donor: 19 Meridian Way, Norwich NR7 0TA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,300 in monthly instalments of £300 from May 2016 until March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 4517529

(Registered 24 June 2016)
Name of donor: Computer Service Centre
Address of donor: 19 Meridian Way, Norwich NR7 0TA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: monthly IT support from May 2016 to April 2017, valued at £988.47 a month plus VAT; £11,861.64 plus VAT in total

Donor status: company, registration 4517529

(Registered 24 June 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Computer Service Centre
Address of donor: 19 Meridian Way, Norwich NR7 0TA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: IT support from April 2016 to March 2017, valued at £82.80 (inc VAT) a month, total £993.60

Date received: 18 April 2016 - March 2017

Date accepted: 18 April 2016

Donor status: company, registration 4517529

(Registered 05 July 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel
Address of donor: 41 Whitehall, London SW1A 2BY

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation; total £2,500

Destination of visit: Israel and the West Bank

Date of visit: 26-31 July 2015

Purpose of visit: fact finding political delegation.

(Registered 24 August 2015)
Smith, Henry (Crawley)
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Populus, Northburgh House, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT, for completing surveys. All fees donated to local voluntary services unless otherwise stated (Registered 19 January 2016):
7 April 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 January 2016)
3 July 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 January 2016)
13 August 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 January 2016)
9 October 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 January 2016)
20 November 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 January 2016)
26 November 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. Fee paid direct to local community foundation. (Registered 19 January 2016)
22 December 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 January 2016)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing a surveys: 
2 February 2016, payment of £200. Hours: 90 mins. Fee donated to Crawley Conservatives. (Registered 10 February 2016)
13 July 2016, payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to the voluntary sector. (Registered 27 July 2016)
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys. All fees donated to the voluntary sector unless otherwise stated. (Registered 27 July 2016)
21 January 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 27 July 2016)
9 March 2016, payment of £50. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 27 July 2016)
24 March 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 27 July 2016)
16 May 2016, payment of £100. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to Crawley Conservatives. (Registered 27 July 2016)
18 July 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 27 July 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Shore Capital
Address of donor: Bond Street House, 14 Clifford Street, London W1S 4JU

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 28 June 2016

Date accepted: 28 June 2016

Donor status: company, registration 2089582

(Registered 11 July 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Qaiwan Group (2) Council of Ministers, Kurdistan Regional Government
Address of donor: (1) 4th Floor Sulaymaniyah Mall, Iraq

(2) Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq

Destination of visit: Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: (1) Flights and one night in Hotel Slemani, value £2,300 (2) Erbil hotel and internal transport, approximately £1,005

Date of visit: 11 -16 November 2015

Purpose of visit: APPG Kurdistan fact-finding delegation to the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

(Registered 30 November 2015)
Name of donor: Hong Kong Government 
Address of donor: c/o Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, 18 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3JA 

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): airfare £8,296.31, accommodation £1,637.26, transport £236.27, hospitality expenses (inc. interpretation, venue hire) £56.70; total £10,226.54

Destination of visit: Hong Kong 

Date of visit: 25-29 January 2016 

Purpose of visit: to maintain bilateral ties; support British businesses operating in Hong Kong; and deepen the knowledge of parliamentarians of Hong Kong’s political, social and economic development. 

(Registered 16 February 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in Crawley, West Sussex: (i). (Updated 08 June 2015)
Half ownership of holiday cottage in Cornwall: (i). (Updated 08 June 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
I am a patron of the Gatwick and Crawley Business Watch Scheme. (Registered 08 June 2015)
I am a patron of the West Sussex and Surrey Angling Society. (Registered 08 June 2015)
Member of The Pilgrims Society.  (Registered 21 July 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
Until July 2016, I employed my wife, Jennifer Millar-Smith, as Personal Assistant. (Updated 08 June 2015, 3 August 2015, 2 September 2015 and 01 August 2016)

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