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Stephen Metcalfe

Conservative MP for South Basildon and East Thurrock


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Stephen Metcalfe’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Stephen Metcalfe sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Stephen Metcalfe voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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

Stephen Metcalfe has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Prisoners (Disclosure of Information About Victims) Bill 11 Feb 2020

    Thank you, Madam Deputy Speaker, for calling me so early in this important debate. I warmly welcome today’s Second Reading and the introduction of a Bill that will place a statutory obligation on the Parole Board to take into account an offender’s non-disclosure of certain information when making decisions about the release from prison of certain prisoners. It is right, proper and decent...
  • Treasury: Topical Questions 11 Feb 2020

    I know that the Government are committed to renewing and improving our national infrastructure. However, those improvements have to represent value for money. I therefore urge the Chancellor to question both the cost and effectiveness of the current proposals for a new lower Thames crossing and suggest that he re-examines both the business case and the alternative options.
  • Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Support for Small Businesses 21 Jan 2020

    One thing that all businesses—large and small—depend on is having a skilled workforce. What is the Department doing to improve skills overall, and particularly engineering skills, on which more and more companies are now dependent?

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Conservative MP for South Basildon and East Thurrock

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Topics of interest

Stephen Metcalfe campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Transport
  • HM Treasury
  • Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Equitable Life Assurance Society: Compensation
  • Organs: Donors
  • Dementia: Research
  • River Thames: Bridges
  • Dartford-Thurrock Crossing

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (19 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Chair, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (19 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Feb 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys:
16 May 2019, received £150. Hours: approx. 2 hrs. (Registered 12 June 2019)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Anderson Group
Address of donor: Springfield Lodge, Colchester Road, Chelmsford CM2 5PW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £13,000 for the General Election

Donor status: company, registration 03930713

(Registered 07 January 2020)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Big Innovation CentreMiddle East
Address of donor: 707 Churchill Tower, Al Amal Street, Business Bay, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and hotel accommodation for two nights, total estimated value £7,000

Destination of visit: Dubai

Dates of visit: 29 April – 2 May 2019

Purpose of visit: Attendance at the AI Everything Conference, and to chair two sessions arranged by the Big Innovation Center - London.

(Registered 06 June 2019)
Name of donor: The Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia
Address of donor: 30 Great Peter St, Westminster, London SW1P 2BU

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation £638.46; food and drink £247.78; local transportation £222.49; total value £1,108.73. Flights provided by a non-registrable source.

Destination of visit: Jakarta, Indonesia

Dates of visit: 16-21 August 2019

Purpose of visit: APPG Indonesia trip to build UK-Indonesian understanding and partnerships on issues important to the bilateral relationship.

(Registered 19 September 2019)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
One-third share in holiday home Languedoc: (i). (Updated 25 July 2016)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Aysgarth Properties Ltd

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