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Jesse Norman

Financial Secretary to the Treasury and Paymaster General

Conservative MP for Hereford and South Herefordshire


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Jesse Norman’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Jesse Norman sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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

Jesse Norman has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Treasury: Borders: Northern Ireland 27 Jan 2020

    The Northern Ireland Steering Group does not have its next meeting date or location planned. Members of the Steering Group will continue to be included in future engagement.
  • Written Answers — Treasury: Revenue and Customs: Staff 27 Jan 2020

    The Government is determined that everyone who is entitled to the National Minimum Wage (NMW) receives it. HMRC investigate every complaint they receive from workers, and also carry out a number of targeted, risk-based investigations to tackle new and emerging threats. If anyone thinks they are not receiving at least the minimum wage, they can contact Acas, in confidence, on 0300 123 1100...
  • Written Answers — Treasury: Employment: Taxation 27 Jan 2020

    The off-payroll working rules are designed to ensure that an individual who works like an employee, but through their own limited company, pays broadly the same Income Tax and National Insurance contributions as other employees. The Tax Information and Impact Note (TIIN) published in July 2019 sets out HMRC’s assessment that the reform to the off-payroll working rules is expected to affect...

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Conservative MP for Hereford and South Herefordshire

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

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Topics of interest

We don't know whether Jesse Norman campaigned to leave, or stay in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Home Department
  • Education
  • Departmental Buildings
  • Service Personnel and Veterans Agency
  • Departmental Manpower
  • Higher Education: Admissions
  • Apprentices

Currently held offices

  • Financial Secretary to the Treasury and Paymaster General (since 23 May 2019)

Other offices held in the past

  • Minister of State (Department for Transport) (12 Nov 2018 to 23 May 2019)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) (14 Jun 2017 to 9 Nov 2018)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (18 Jul 2016 to 14 Jun 2017)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (10 Sep 2015 to 19 Jul 2016)
  • Chair, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (18 Jun 2015 to 19 Jul 2016)
  • Member, House of Commons Governance Committee (16 Oct 2014 to 17 Dec 2014)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (6 Dec 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 19 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Jesse Norman’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 83.33% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 112 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Jesse Norman’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 323 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments received via Peters Fraser & Dunlop Ltd, Drury House, 34-43 Russell Street, London, WC2B 5HA:
8 January 2019, received royalty payment of £5,065.50 from Citic Publishing House, 8 -10/F, 2 Fusheng Tower, 4 Huixin Dongjie, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100029, China. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 15 January 2019)
14 February 2019, received royalty payment of £1,066.83 from Salim Publishing Co., 358-1 Pyongchang-dong Chongno-ku Seoul, South Korea. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 20 February 2019)
17 April 2019, received royalty payment of £530.70 from Harper Collins Ltd, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 23 April 2019)
Payments from Liberty Fund, Inc., 8335 Allison Pointe Trail, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46250, USA:
28 March 2018, received £3,070.63 for participating in a conference 22-25 March 2018. Hours: impossible to calculate accurately. (Registered 08 November 2018)
10 April 2018, received £762.48 for assisting in the arrangement of a conference. Hours: impossible to calculate accurately. (Registered 12 November 2018)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Scotland International
Address of donor: 45 Frederick Street, Edinburgh EH2 1EP

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Attendance at the Scotland International Conference at Gleneagles Hotel, to give an unpaid talk. Accommodation and meals provided for my wife and myself, at a cost of £349.

Date received: 30 November 2018

Date accepted: 30 November 2018

Donor status: company, registration SC147547

(Registered 21 December 2018)
Name of donor: Axel and Margaret Ax:son Johnsons Foundation
Address of donor: Stureplan 3, SE-103 75 Stockholm, Sweden

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel, accommodation and general hospitality at the Engelsberg Seminar 2019, total value £1,269

Destination of visit: Stockholm, Sweden

Dates of visit: 13-15 June 2019

Purpose of visit: To attend and speak at the Engelsberg Seminar 2019.

(Registered 10 July 2019)
Name of donor: University of Glasgow, Adam Smith Business School
Address of donor: University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: travel and accommodation at a panel discussion for the Adam Smith Business School, total value £389.94

Date received: 4-5 October 2019

Date accepted: 4 October 2019

Status of donor: other

(Registered 08 October 2019)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Franco-British Colloque
Address of donor: 86 East Lane, West Horsley, Leatherhead KT24 6LQ

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Food and accommodation, total value £687

Destination of visit: Versailles, France

Dates of visit: 17-19 January 2019

Purpose of visit: To attend Franco-British Colloque’s 2019 Conference.

(Registered 05 February 2019)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
Genie Toys PLC; toy design and manufacture.

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