Conor Burns

MP, Bournemouth West

Bournemouth West Conservative

Conor Burns’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Conor Burns sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Conor Burns consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Conor Burns has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • European Council 14 Mar 2017

    My right hon. Friend the Prime Minister has been very clear that the United Kingdom is leaving the European Union, but we are not leaving Europe. A strong and prosperous EU remains in the interests of the United Kingdom. Does my right hon. Friend agree that a strong, stable united United Kingdom is also in the interests of the EU, and will she vigorously resist anyone who uses this moment to...
  • European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill: Power to notify withdrawal from the EU 13 Mar 2017

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  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Tax Allowances 25 Jan 2017

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how much has accrued to the public purse through the removal of personal allowances for annual incomes in excess of £100,000 in each of the last three years.

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Conservative MP for Bournemouth West

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

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Topics of interest

Conor Burns campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Departmental Marketing
  • Bahrain
  • Income Tax: Tax Rates and Bands
  • Police: Finance
  • Local Government Finance

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration Committee (10 Mar 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (29 Oct 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Education Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

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  • Has spoken in 7 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Conor Burns’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 2 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 84.58% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 51 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Apr 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Consultant to Trant Engineering Ltd, formerly Trant Construction Ltd, Rushington, Southampton SO40 9LT. Until further notice, I receive £10,000 quarterly for 10 hours work per month. (Registered 27 June 2011; updated 14 July 2015 and 12 October 2015)
Consultant to Quantum Group Ltd, 170 Charminster Road, Bournemouth BH8 9RL. Until further notice, I receive £6,250 quarterly for 6 hours work per month. (Registered 14 December 2015; updated 03 October 2016)
11 May 2016, received £6,250 for advisory work. Hours: 18 hrs. (Registered 04 October 2016)
19 August 2016, received £6,250 for advisory work. Hours: 18 hrs. (Registered 04 October 2016)
6 September 2016, received £1,823.40 from Young America's Foundation, 11480 Commerce Park Dr, Sixth Floor, Reston, Virginia 20191-1556, for attending and speaking at their National Student Conference in July 2016. Young America's Foundation also provided flights and accommodation with a total value of £3,342.23. Hours: 4 hrs including preparation. (Registered 17 October 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales
Address of donor: 39 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1BX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: an educational allowance of £5,218.55 and accommodation provided for an intern in my parliamentary office for 10 months: 12 October 2015 – July 2016

Date of receipt: 12 October 2015

Date of acceptance: 12 October 2015

Donor status: registered charity

(Registered 28 October 2015)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel Ltd
Address of donor: PO Box 72288, London SW1P 9LB

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £2,000

Destination of visit: Israel and the West Bank

Date of visit: 21-26 August 2016

Purpose of visit: Fact finding political delegation.

(Registered 09 September 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Southampton: (i). (Updated 6 November 2012)

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