Brandon Lewis

The Minister for Immigration

Great Yarmouth Conservative

Brandon Lewis’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Brandon Lewis sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Brandon Lewis has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Home Office: Care Leavers: Immigration 21 Jul 2017

    The Home Office publishes figures on the number of asylum claims and decisions related to unaccompanied asylum-seeking children as part of its Immigration Statistics release. The latest version of which can be found at: Immigration statistics, January to March 2017: data tables - GOV.UK
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Human Trafficking: EEA Nationals 21 Jul 2017

    The UK continues to work with EU partners to tackle modern slavery and already has well-established rights and protections for victims of modern slavery and human trafficking, including through the National Referral Mechanism and the Modern Slavery Act 2015.
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration 20 Jul 2017

    The Government’s policy paper (Cm 9464), sets out the UK’s proposals for securing the rights of EU citizens and their family members. Paragraph 29 footnote 6 sets out that the definition of family member includes those with retained rights. The Free Movement Directive sets out that rights of residence can be retained by family members of an EU citizen in certain circumstances, for...

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Conservative MP for Great Yarmouth

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

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Topics of interest

Brandon Lewis campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Communities and Local Government
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Transport
  • Departmental Postal Services
  • RRS Discovery
  • Public Transport: Concessions
  • James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Pensions

Currently held offices

  • The Minister for Immigration (since 11 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Minister of State (Home Office) (Policing and the Fire Service) (15 Jul 2016 to 11 Jun 2017)
  • Minister of State (Communities and Local Government) (15 Jul 2014 to 15 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (18 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Communities and Local Government (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (29 Nov 2010 to 29 Oct 2012)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 3 Dec 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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More about this

  • Has spoken in 24 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Brandon Lewis’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 WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 100.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 13 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.
  • 102 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Brandon Lewis’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 547 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: CH2M
Address of donor: Elms House, 43 Brook Green, London W6 7EF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: fundraising dinner with a value of £6,375.72

Date received: 12 May 2016

Date accepted: 12 May 2016

Donor status: company, registration 02533469

(Registered 24 May 2016)
Name of donor: Alexander Temerko
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,750 in purchasing tables at a fundraising dinner

Date received: 12 May 2016

Date accepted: 12 May 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 24 May 2016)
Name of donor: Alexander Temerko
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 in a successful auction bid at a fundraising dinner

Date received: 12 May 2016

Date accepted: 12 May 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 24 May 2016)
Name of donor: Marc Pennick
Address of donor: private

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

Date received: 25 October 2016

Date accepted: 25 October 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 November 2016)
Name of donor: CH2M
Address of donor: Elms House, 43 Brook Green, London W6 7EF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: fundraising dinner with a value of £3,000

Date received: 14 March 2017

Date accepted: 14 March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 02533469

(Registered 24 March 2017)
Name of donor: Alexander Temerko
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £960 in purchasing tickets for a fundraising dinner

Date received: 21 March 2017

Date accepted: 21 March 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 24 March 2017)
Name of donor: Alexander Temerko
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,750

Date received: 21 March 2017

Date accepted: 21 March 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 24 March 2017)
Name of donor: J. C. Bamford Excavators Ltd
Address of donor: Rocester, Staffordshire ST14 5JP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Date received: 10 April 2017

Date accepted: 11 April 2017

Donor status: company, registration 00561597

(Registered 25 April 2017)
Name of donor: Gallagher Developments
Address of donor: Gallagher Way, Gallagher Business Park, Warwick CV34 6AF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £20,000

Date received: 25 April 2017

Date accepted: 25 April 2017

Donor status: company, registration 00937417

(Registered 02 May 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Essex, owned jointly with my wife: (i) and from April 2017, (ii). (Registered 12 November 2012; updated 14 March 2016 and 25 April 2017)

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