Chuka Umunna

MP, Streatham

Streatham Labour

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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Visible Religious Symbols: European Court Ruling 15 Mar 2017

    I do not like this word “tolerate.” In this country, we do not tolerate people; we respect and embrace all cultures. Despite that, we know that Islamophobia is not only widespread but rampant. As a solicitor, for the best part of a decade I advised employees and employers on employment law. My worry is that those who read the reports on the CJEU decision will see it as a green...
  • European Council 14 Mar 2017

    On single market membership, in their 2015 manifesto the Prime Minister and her party made an unconditional commitment to “safeguard British interests in the Single Market.” She castigated my hon. Friends the Members for Wirral South (Alison McGovern) and for Pontypridd (Owen Smith) for raising that issue, but on 26 May 2016 she told an audience of Goldman Sachs bankers, in...
  • European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill: Power to notify withdrawal from the EU 13 Mar 2017

    Is the Government’s position on EU citizens not based on a fiction? If they did not grant EU citizens the right to stay, presumably they would remove those who could not stay from the United Kingdom, but the Minister for Immigration has said that the Government do not know where EU citizens are in order to remove them from the United Kingdom. It is an empty threat, so why cause all...

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Labour MP for Streatham

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

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Topics of interest

Chuka Umunna campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Education
  • Regional Growth Fund
  • Billing
  • Procurement
  • Departmental Apprentices
  • Royal Mail

Currently held offices

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (since 26 Oct 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (7 Oct 2011 to 14 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (23 May 2011 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 4 Jul 2011)

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  • Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Chuka Umunna’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 29 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 64.91% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • 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") 268 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
18 April 2016, £500 paid direct to a local charity by Schroders plc, in return for taking part in panel event. Address of payer: 31 Gresham St, London EC2V 7QA. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 14 June 2016)
1 September 2016, received £150, from the BBC, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for appearing on 'Any Questions'. Hours: 5 hrs including travel and preparation. (Registered 23 September 2016)
2 December 2016, received £500 from YouGov Plc, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for giving a speech at the annual YouGov-Cambridge Forum on 17 November 2016. Hours: 6 hrs, including preparation and travel. (Registered 06 December 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Nick Campsie
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £15,000 towards funding the salaries and expenses of staff in my office working on European policy.

Date received: 29 June 2016

Date accepted: 29 June 2016

Donor status: Individual

(Registered 06 July 2016)
Name of donor: Richard Reed
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,500 received towards funding the salaries and expenses of staff in my office working on European policy.

Date received: 4 July 2016

Date accepted: 4 July 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 July 2016)
Name of donor: DCD Properties Ltd
Address of donor: 90 Long Acre, London WC2E 9RA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 received towards funding the salaries and expenses of staff in my office working on European policy.

Date of receipt: 6 July 2016

Date of acceptance: 6 July 2016

Donor status: company, registration 03092306

(Registered 07 July 2016)
Name of donor: Paul Myners
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000 towards funding staff for research and editing purposes

Date of receipt: 24 August 2016

Date of acceptance: 24 August 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 22 September 2016)
Name of donor: Intro Developments
Address of donor: Universal Square, Building 2, 3rd Floor, Devonshire Street North, Manchester, M12 6JH

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 received for research.

Date of receipt: 14 December 2016

Date of acceptance: 14 December 2016

Donor status: Company, registration 09527278

(Registered 09 January 2017)
Name of donor: David and Rosalind Cleevely
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £25,000 received towards the salaries and expenses of staff.

Date of receipt: 23 December 2016

Date of acceptance: 23 December 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2017)
Name of donor: Michael Spalter
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £50,000 towards funding the salaries and expenses of staff working in my office.

Date received: 16 January 2017

Date accepted: 16 January 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 30 January 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Crystal Palace Football Club
Address of donor: Selhurst Park Stadium, Whitehorse Lane, London, SE25 6PU

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for the FA Cup Final costing £670.80 each £1,341.60 in total

Date received: 21 May 2016

Date accepted: 21 May 2016

Donor status: company, registration no 07270793

(Registered 22 June 2016)
Name of donor: Alexandra Wood Ltd
Address of donor: 271 Stansted Road, Bishop's Stortford CM23 2BT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: A suit with a value of £1,600

Date received: 11 July 2016

Date accepted: 11 July 2016

Donor status: company, registration 07172546

(Registered 23 August 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Center for American Progress
Address of donor: 1333 H Street, NW, 10th Floor, Washington D.C., 20005

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Accommodation and flights with a total value of £3,271.52

Destination of visit: Washington

Date of visit: 28-29 April 2016

Purpose of visit: To address a gathering of American policy makers on business, foreign policy and the EU referendum.

(Registered 19 May 2016)
Name of donor: Policy Network
Address of donor: Third floor, 11 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation and flights with a total value of £1,107.36.

Destination of visit: Montreal

Dates of visit: 14-16 September 2016

Purpose of visit: To participate in the Global Progress Summit, a gathering of delegates from over 20 countries to discuss issues including inclusive prosperity, diversity, innovation and digital democracy.

(Registered 06 October 2016)
Name of donor: Franco-British Colloque
Address of donor: Station House, Station Approach, East Horsley KT24 6QX

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation and hospitality with a total value of £600.67

Destination of visit: Versailles, France

Dates of visit: 26-28 January 2017

Purpose of visit: Annual meeting of the Franco-British Colloque, attended by French and British businesspeople and politicians.

(Registered 17 February 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
Non-practising solicitor.

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