Rehman Chishti

Conservative MP for Gillingham and Rainham

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Rehman Chishti’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Rehman Chishti sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Rehman Chishti has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Debate on the Address: Public Services 16 Oct 2019

    I welcome the Home Secretary’s no-nonsense approach. I sit on the Home Affairs Committee and I prosecuted cases before I came into Parliament. I welcome the joined-up approach of having not only enough extra police officers, but an extra £85 million for the Crown Prosecution Service, so when individuals are brought to account, they can quickly go through the justice system, which will...
  • Debate on the Address: Public Services 16 Oct 2019

    I welcome the Home Secretary’s no-nonsense approach. I sit on the Home Affairs Committee and I prosecuted cases before I came into Parliament. I welcome the joined-up approach of having not only enough extra police officers, but an extra £85 million for the Crown Prosecution Service, so when individuals are brought to account, they can quickly go through the justice system, which will...
  • Speaker’S Statement: Britain's Place in the World 15 Oct 2019

    It is a real pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Liverpool, West Derby (Stephen Twigg). He focused his speech on values. By and large, foreign policy around the world is viewed through three prisms: prosperity, security and values. I, Madam Deputy Speaker, want to touch on the issue of values. Our Queen’s Speech made it very clear that the United Kingdom will stand up for its values....

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Conservative MP for Gillingham and Rainham

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

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Topics of interest

Rehman Chishti campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Defence
  • Justice
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Education
  • Unmanned Air Vehicles
  • Organs: Donors
  • Afghanistan
  • Mental Health Services
  • Military Aircraft

Currently held offices

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (since 16 Oct 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (8 Jan 2018 to 15 Nov 2018)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 23 Oct 2017)
  • Member, Petitions Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 5 Mar 2018)
  • Member, Justice Committee (5 Nov 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (28 Mar 2011 to 7 Apr 2014)
  • Member, Draft Defamation Bill (Joint Committee) (24 Mar 2011 to 12 Oct 2011)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Paul Jackson
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: delivery of Parliamentary Westminster Report, value £3,411.48

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 September 2019)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Hampshire Cricket Ltd
Address of donor: The Ageas Bowl Cricket Ground, Botley Road, West End, Southampton SO30 3XH

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets to watch England v Pakistan one day international cricket match, total value £837.60

Date received: 11 May 2019

Date accepted: 11 May 2019

Donor status: company, registration 04343355

(Registered 03 June 2019)
Name of donor: Bestway Wholesale Ltd
Address of donor: 2 Abbey Road, Park Royal, London NW10 7BW

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for Bestway Annual Charity Race Day at Royal Ascot, total value £732.86

Date received: 21 June 2019

Date accepted: 21 June 2019

Donor status: company, registration 1207120

(Registered 18 July 2019)
8. Miscellaneous
Councillor, Rainham Central Medway Council. Since my election to Parliament I draw no allowances.
Non-practising barrister.
From 8 January 2018 until 15 November 2018, Vice Chairman of the Conservative Party (Communities). This post carried a part time salary. (Registered 01 February 2018; updated 18 December 2018)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my sister, Nusrat Ahmed, as Office Manager.

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