Caroline Dinenage

Minister of State (Department of Health and Social Care)

Gosport Conservative

Caroline Dinenage’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Caroline Dinenage sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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

Caroline Dinenage has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 16 Jan 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Orthopaedics 22 Mar 2018

    The information is not available in the format requested. The table below shows the estimated total cost of limb amputations. The table shows the cost of amputation of single or multiple limb but does not differentiate between lower or upper and single or multiple amputation stump or partial foot amputation procedures for diabetes or arterial disease. Estimated total cost (£...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Department of Health and Social Care: Buildings 21 Mar 2018

    The Department owns two sites and leases four site that are used by the Department and its arm’s length bodies. One of the owned sites is now been used as part of the Parliamentary estate. It is also occupies space in three other buildings through Memorandums of Terms of Occupation with other public sector organisations. The Department also has a retained estate of 28 sites owned by the...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Mental Health: Older People 21 Mar 2018

    To support the Government’s commitment to tackling loneliness, the Department has continued to embed addressing loneliness in a number of existing programmes across health and social care, including social prescribing, dementia friendly communities, mental health and carers, as well as identifying new opportunities to combat loneliness. We have seconded a Departmental official to the...

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Conservative MP for Gosport

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

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Topics of interest

Caroline Dinenage campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Defence
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Education
  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Basic Skills
  • Armed Forces: Housing
  • Home Education
  • HMS Sultan
  • Gibraltar: Spain

Currently held offices

  • Minister of State (Department of Health and Social Care) (since 9 Jan 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (14 Jun 2017 to 9 Jan 2018)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education (17 Jul 2016 to 14 Jun 2017)
  • Minister for Equalities (Department for Education) (8 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice (8 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (5 Nov 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (27 Feb 2012 to 4 Feb 2013)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 15 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Caroline Dinenage’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 high number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 92.48% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 6 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above 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.
  • 115 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Caroline Dinenage’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 229 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 19 Mar 2018.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Palmer Capital
Address of donor: Sutton Park House, Guildford GU4 7QL

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Date received: 2 May 2017

Date accepted: 10 May 2017

Donor status: company, registration 00321025

(Registered 28 June 2017)
Name of donor: Nigel Adams
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Date received: 18 May 2017

Date accepted: 30 May 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 28 June 2017)

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