Michael Ellis

Conservative MP for Northampton North

@Michael_Ellis1 https://facebook.com/MichaelEllisNorthampton

About your Member of Parliament

Your MP (Michael Ellis) represents you, and all of the people who live in Northampton North, 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 Northampton North

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

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Topics of interest

Michael Ellis campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Justice
  • Home Department
  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Work and Pensions
  • Iran
  • Iran: Sanctions
  • Middle East
  • Middle East: Armed Conflict
  • Embassies: Iran

Currently held offices

  • Member, Committee of Privileges (since 4 Dec 2023)
  • Member, Committee on Standards (since 4 Dec 2023)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Attorney-General ( 6 Sep 2022 to 25 Oct 2022)
  • Minister of State (Cabinet Office) (Attends Cabinet) ( 8 Feb 2022 to 6 Sep 2022)
  • Paymaster General (16 Sep 2021 to 6 Sep 2022)
  • The Solicitor-General (10 Sep 2021 to 15 Sep 2021)
  • The Attorney-General ( 3 Mar 2021 to 10 Sep 2021)
  • The Solicitor-General (26 Jul 2019 to 3 Mar 2021)
  • Minister of State (Department for Transport) (23 May 2019 to 26 Jul 2019)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport ( 9 Jan 2018 to 23 May 2019)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (17 Jul 2016 to 9 Jan 2018)
  • Deputy Leader of the House of Commons (17 Jul 2016 to 9 Jan 2018)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (13 Jul 2015 to 2 Nov 2015)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (13 Jul 2015 to 2 Nov 2015)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (14 Feb 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Humanitarian Situation in Gaza 17 Apr 2024

    Humanitarian aid getting into the Gaza strip is very important. Has my hon. Friend noticed that in the last couple of days, the White House national security spokesman said in an interview with NBC that the aid getting into Gaza has increased by a large amount in the past few days? More than 2,000 trucks have been able to get in, including about 100 trucks in the past 24 hours alone. Three...
  • Humanitarian Situation in Gaza 17 Apr 2024

    It was about aid improving.
  • Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Hamas: UNRWA 17 Apr 2024

    To ask the Minister of State, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, what information his Department holds on the use of UNRWA push-to-talk networks by Hamas.

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Register of Members’ Interests

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View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

Last updated: 18 Mar 2024.

1. Employment and earnings
From 1 November 2023 until further notice, Senior Adviser to Candey Limited, Lincoln's Inn, 8 Stone Buildings, London WC2A 3TA. I will provide general consultancy advice for which I will be paid £70,000 per annum. Hours: between 8 and 16 hrs a month. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. (Registered 03 November 2023)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel Ltd (CFI Ltd)
Address of donor: PO Box 72288, London SW1P 9LB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Air travel, accommodation and hospitality, value £2,450
Destination of visit: Israel
Dates of visit: 3-7 January 2024
Purpose of visit: Fact finding political delegation.
(Registered 08 January 2024)
Name of donor: Somaliland Foreign Ministry
Address of donor: Hargeisa, Somaliland
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, meals and miscellaneous costs, value £5,150
Destination of visit: Somaliland
Dates of visit: 25 January - 28 January 2024
Purpose of visit: Visit to discuss politics and geopolitics in the Horn of Africa, including meetings with ministers and officials.
(Registered 14 February 2024)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Arnold Estates Ltd. UK property company.
Arnold Estates LLC. US property company.
MSA Properties Ltd. Property investment company. (Registered 27 May 2014)
8. Miscellaneous
Barrister (non-practising, except for government legal work for which no separate remuneration is received). (Registered 31 May 2010; updated 25 May 2021)

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