Julian Smith

Conservative MP for Skipton and Ripon

@JulianSmithuk https://facebook.com/juliansmithofficial

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Julian Smith’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Julian Smith sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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Julian Smith has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Northern Ireland (Ministers, Elections and Petitions of Concern) Bill 22 Jun 2021

    I rise to support the Bill, and I would like to pay tribute to the MLAs and to the Northern Ireland Executive for the role that they have played during the coronavirus crisis. There were lots of reasons why I was delighted that the Executive and the Assembly got up and running last January, but that was before we knew about covid. To have had no Government during this period does not bear...
  • Northern Ireland (Ministers, Elections and Petitions of Concern) Bill 22 Jun 2021

    Well, I confirm that it is not there.
  • Northern Ireland (Ministers, Elections and Petitions of Concern) Bill 22 Jun 2021

    I would argue that all parties got a lot, and all parties negotiated hard, including the hon. Member’s own, and of course the DUP. The second item that is not part of this Bill is the Northern Ireland protocol. I note that the Government have now asked for an extension of the grace period, and I am pleased to see that the EU response looks positive. I called last year for the Government to...

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Conservative MP for Skipton and Ripon

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

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Topics of interest

Julian Smith campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Education
  • Work and Pensions
  • Departmental Procurement
  • Procurement
  • Conditions of Employment
  • EU Law
  • Departmental Food

Other offices held in the past

  • The Secretary of State for Northern Ireland (24 Jul 2019 to 13 Feb 2020)
  • Chief Whip (2 Nov 2017 to 24 Jul 2019)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (12 Sep 2017 to 12 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (12 Sep 2017 to 14 Nov 2017)
  • The Treasurer of Her Majesty's Household (13 Jun 2017 to 2 Nov 2017)
  • Government Whip (17 Jul 2016 to 13 Jun 2017)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (17 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (13 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 26 Jul 2021.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ryse Hydrogen Ltd (affordable hydrogen distribution and dispensing assets) of Eighth Floor, 6 New Street Square, New Fetter Lane, London EC4A 3AQ, for work as an external adviser advising on business development. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. (Registered 04 August 2020)
Fee of £15,000 plus VAT expected for work done in July 2020. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 04 August 2020)
From 1 August 2021 to 31 July 2022, I shall receive fees of £60,000 plus VAT a year, paid monthly, for an expected commitment of 20 hrs a year. (Registered 04 August 2020; updated 26 July 2021)
From 1 January 2021 to 31 December 2021, external adviser to Simply Blue Management (UK) Ltd of Chi An Lorell Sector 2, Aerohub Business Park, St Mawgan, Newquay TR8 4R7, part of the Simply Blue Group (marine project developer). I shall receive fees of £2,000 per month plus VAT for advising on business development. Hours: expected to be 1-2 hours per month. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. (Registered 14 January 2021)
From 17 March 2021 to 16 March 2022, external adviser to MJM Marine Ltd (marine refurbishment and fitting, property and renewables), of Carnbane Business Park, Newry, Co Down BT35 6QH. I shall receive fees of £60,000 plus VAT a year, paid monthly, for advising on business development. Hours: expected to be 30-40 hrs a year. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. (Registered 17 March 2021)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
I have accepted honorary membership for life of the Carlton Club. (Registered 19 January 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Three residential properties in London, the third being acquired in July 2016: (i) and (ii). (Updated 23 April 2013 and 04 August 2016)

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