Paul Maynard

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

Conservative MP for Blackpool North and Cleveleys


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Your MP (Paul Maynard) represents you, and all of the people who live in Blackpool North and Cleveleys, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

MPs split their time between Parliament and their constituency. In Parliament, they debate and vote on new laws, review existing laws, and question the Government. In the constituency, their focus is on supporting local people and championing local issues. They have a small staff team who help with casework, maintain their diaries, and monitor their inbox.

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Conservative MP for Blackpool North and Cleveleys

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

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Topics of interest

Paul Maynard campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Transport
  • Justice
  • Treasury
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Members: Correspondence
  • Departmental Travel
  • Aviation: Coronavirus
  • Help to Save Scheme
  • Employment Schemes: Disability

Currently held offices

  • Member, Pensions (Special Rules for End of Life) Bill Committee (since 17 Apr 2024)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (since 13 Nov 2023)
  • Member, Speaker's Conference Committee (since 19 Oct 2022)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Justice Committee ( 2 Nov 2021 to 14 May 2024)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) (26 Jul 2019 to 13 Feb 2020)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice ( 9 May 2019 to 26 Jul 2019)
  • The Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury ( 9 Jan 2018 to 9 May 2019)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) (17 Jul 2016 to 9 Jan 2018)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee ( 8 Sep 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Transport Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 5 Nov 2012)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

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Last updated: 13 May 2024.

1. Employment and earnings
Role, work or services: Consultant, as part of LINK's independent Consumer Council
From: 9 November 2020.
Payer: LINK Scheme Ltd, RSM Central Square, 5th Floor, 29 Wellington Street, Leeds LS1 4DL
Remuneration: £6,250 a year paid biannually and directly to charity
From: 9 November 2020. Until: 1 April 2022.
Hours: 32 hrs a year
Paid directly to: a charity
(Registered 9 November 2020; updated 22 August 2023)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: John James
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 26 July 2023)
8. Miscellaneous
A member of the Blackpool Town Board. This is an unpaid role.
Date interest arose: 28 February 2020
(Registered 28 February 2020)

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