George Eustice

The Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Conservative MP for Camborne and Redruth

George Eustice’s voting in Parliament

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

However, George Eustice sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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George Eustice has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis: Vaccination 15 Jan 2019

    Landowners and private groups across England can apply to Natural England for a licence to vaccinate badgers against TB. Animal & Plant Health Agency (APHA) provides training for those who wish undertake such vaccination and Defra provides financial support for projects within the Edge Area under the Badger Edge Vaccination Scheme (BEVS). BEVS, relaunched in 2018 following a global vaccine...
  • Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Farmers: Advisory Services 14 Jan 2019

    There are already a range of independent organisations that offer agronomic advice to farmers. This includes the Association of Independent Crop Consultants who provide advice to growers covering 3.5 million acres in the UK. In terms of designing future schemes, we will work closely with farmers, stakeholders and other organisations to consider the role of specialist advice in helping...
  • Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Agriculture: Subsidies 14 Jan 2019

    We have no plans to remove the five hectare minimum qualification for receiving Direct Payments under the Basic Payment Scheme in England. We will pay Direct Payments for the 2019 scheme year on the same basis as for 2018. We also plan to allocate the money paid in Direct Payments for 2020 in much the same way that we do now. We will, however, look to make simplifications to make it easier...

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Profile

Conservative MP for Camborne and Redruth

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

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Topics of interest

George Eustice campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Treasury
  • Justice
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Transport
  • Vat
  • South West Regional Development Agency
  • Mortgage Express
  • Dedicated Schools Grant
  • Mortgages

Currently held offices

  • The Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (7 Oct 2013 to 8 May 2015)
  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 4 Nov 2013)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 34 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all George Eustice’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 91.41% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 426 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
One-bedroom flat in London: (i) and (ii).

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