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

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

Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Finance (No. 3) Bill 12 Nov 2018

    It is always a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey (Drew Hendry), who always paints such an uplifting picture of the country for the House. It seems to me that the people I represent in my constituency know that the best cure for deprivation is a job. There is no doubt that this Government have had massive success in creating so many jobs since...
  • Finance (No. 3) Bill 12 Nov 2018

    I am going to come on to that in one moment, but I will just finish this point. When talking about the importance of compassionate Conservatism and the vision we as the Conservative party should have of looking after the least well-off, it can never be right to put jobs ahead of people’s lives. That has been well settled on the Conservative Benches. Let us not forget that it was on...
  • Finance (No. 3) Bill 12 Nov 2018

    The hon. Gentleman seems to be muddled: is he a tax raiser or a tax cutter? It seems to me that the evidence of history is really clear. Back in 2006, I wrote a paper for the Centre for Policy Studies saying that we should halve the rate of corporation tax, which then stood at over 30%. I basically said that that would pay for itself, because if we cut the rate, we up the take. I made the...

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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: 29 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 until 2 October 2018, flat in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 30 October 2017; updated 04 October 2018)

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