Charlie Elphicke

MP, Dover

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Dover Conservative

Charlie Elphicke’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Charlie Elphicke sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Charlie Elphicke voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Charlie Elphicke generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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

Charlie Elphicke has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 10 Oct 2018

    Does the Prime Minister share my concern that drugs-related deaths in Kent have doubled in the past three years and that the rise in county lines operations means that there are now 48 separate gang operations there? Does she agree that it is important for the Home Office to put more priority on ensuring that we win the war on drugs?
  • Government Overseas Aid Commitment: Private Investment: EU Exit Negotiations 9 Oct 2018

    Representing the port of Dover, I have given the situation a lot of thought. The reality is that a Canada-style deal could work and could be made to work in a frictionless way if we build on already existing juxtaposed controls, which enable frictionless movement with passport checking. We could do that for goods as well, to ensure that we have a Canada-style agreement and frictionless trade...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Household Debt 11 Sep 2018

    May I urge the Minister to take firm action against people who exploit the most vulnerable in our society? I refer particularly to loan sharks, payday lenders, rent-to-own outfits such as BrightHouse, rip-off bank overdraft fees and exploitative doorstep lenders. Will he be firm, to ensure that we protect the most vulnerable?

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Conservative MP for Dover

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

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Topics of interest

Charlie Elphicke campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Treasury
  • Transport
  • Home Department
  • HM Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Government Procurement Card
  • Trust Ports
  • Mapeley
  • Livestock: Transport
  • Border Planning Group

Currently held offices

  • Member, Treasury Sub-Committee (since 14 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Government Whip (13 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (6 Dec 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Public Administration Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 4 Nov 2013)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Oct 2018.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Road Haulage Association
Address of donor: Roadway House, Bretton Way, Bretton, Peterborough PE3 8DD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: secondment of parliamentary researcher from 17 January 2017 to 17 January 2018, value £22,577

Date received: 17 January 2017

Date accepted: 17 January 2017

Donor status: company, registration 391886

(Registered 29 June 2017; updated 5 September 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
From 3 October 2017, flat in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 30 October 2017)

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