Jacob Rees-Mogg

MP, North East Somerset

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North East Somerset Conservative

Royal Mail

There have been votes in Parliament on the privatisation of Royal Mail. Royal Mail was privatised in October 2013.

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Jacob Rees-Mogg consistently voted for the privatisation of Royal Mail

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about the privatisation of Royal Mail:

  • On 27 Oct 2010: Jacob Rees-Mogg voted to prepare for and permit Royal Mail privatisation. The vote was also in favour of changing the rules relating to ownership of the Post Office and in favour of passing provisions modifying the regulation of postal services, particularly to protect the UK's universal postal service. Show vote
  • On 12 Jan 2011: Jacob Rees-Mogg voted against requiring a ten year agreement between Royal Mail and Post Office Ltd relating to Royal Mail's use of the post office network prior to the sale of Royal Mail. Show vote
  • On 12 Jan 2011: Jacob Rees-Mogg voted to privatise up to 90% of Royal Mail and for related restructuring. Show vote

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