Stephen Doughty

Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs and International Development)

Labour/Co-operative MP for Cardiff South and Penarth


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Stephen Doughty’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 25 Jan 2021. Learn more about our voting records and what they mean.

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Recent appearances

  • Human Rights Abuses and Corruption: UK Sanctions 21 Jul 2022

    I asked the Minister a very specific question. Canada has sanctioned Alexander Lebedev, so will he confirm whether or not the UK has done so?
  • Human Rights Abuses and Corruption: UK Sanctions 21 Jul 2022

    I thank my hon. Friend the Member for Rhondda (Chris Bryant) and the right hon. Member for Chingford and Woodford Green (Sir Iain Duncan Smith) not only for securing this critical debate but for their assiduous leadership on these matters across the House. I also welcome the Minister to his new role. I am delighted that we are engaging in such important discussions before the House rises...
  • Human Rights Abuses and Corruption: UK Sanctions 21 Jul 2022

    I absolutely agree with my hon. Friend’s point, which emphasises the point that I made about acting multilaterally, quickly, urgently and in co-ordination. We heard a lot from my hon. Friend and others about Hong Kong. The United States have sanctioned at least 11 officials—from Carrie Lam to Chris Tang—for their role in infringing on the rights of the people of Hong Kong. What is the...

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Cardiff South and Penarth

Entered the House of Commons on 16 November 2012 — Byelection

Party was Labour until 30 Mar 2015

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Topics of interest

Stephen Doughty campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Foreign
  • Commonwealth and Development Office
  • Department for International Development
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Overseas Aid
  • Dominican Republic
  • Public Expenditure
  • Coronavirus: Vaccination
  • Brexit

Currently held offices

  • Member, Welsh Grand Committee (since 18 Jan 2022)
  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs and International Development) (since 2 Sep 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (10 Apr 2020 to 2 Sep 2020)
  • Shadow Minister (International Development) (10 Apr 2020 to 2 Sep 2020)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (2 Mar 2020 to 11 May 2020)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (28 Jun 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (10 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (10 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (10 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, International Development Committee (8 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (28 Oct 2015 to 6 Jan 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (18 Sep 2015 to 28 Oct 2015)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (7 Oct 2013 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (26 Nov 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Aug 2022.

1. Employment and earnings
On 15 April 2021, attested into the British Army as a part-time Reservist. Payments will be received from the Army Pay Office, Army Personnel Centre, 65 Brown Street, Glasgow G2 8EX. (Registered 20 April 2021)
5 December 2021, received £501.55. Hours: 36 hrs. (Registered 23 December 2021)
22 January 2022, received £765.52. Hours: 52 hrs. (Registered 25 January 2022)
31 January 2022, received £184.78. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 07 February 2022)
28 February 2022, received £263.97. Hours: 18 hrs. (Registered 08 March 2022)
31 March 2022, received £686.33. Hours: 48 hrs. (Registered 21 April 2022)
30 April 2022, received £439.08 as an annual bounty payment for service and training. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 03 May 2022)
31 May 2022, received £184.78. Hours: 14 hrs. (Registered 10 June 2022)
18 April 2022, payment of £250 from the International School of Geneva, La Chataigneraie, 2, chemin de la Ferme, CH-1297 Founex, Switzerland, for a speaking engagement and interview at the International School of Geneva on 24 March 2022. Fee paid direct to charity; a further £250 is expected to be paid to charity in May 2022. The payer also provided flights for me and lunch at a total cost of £113.93. Hours: 6 hours including preparation. (Registered 29 April 2022)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: HM Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: No.6 Convent Place, 150 Strand, London WC2R 1JA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and travel £850; accommodation £240; dinners/hospitality £200; total value £1,290

Destination of visit: Gibraltar

Dates of visit: 9-11 March 2022

Purpose of visit: Briefing visit for UK Members of Parliament.

(Registered 31 March 2022)
8. Miscellaneous
From August 2016, Honorary Patron (unremunerated), Moorland Day Centre, Cardiff. (Registered 16 December 2012; updated 31 August 2016)
Vice-President (unremunerated) of the Cardiff and District United Nations Association. (Registered 01 May 2014)
Vice-President (unremunerated) of The Penarth Civic Society. (Registered 04 June 2014)
From 7 July 2021, a trustee of the Armed Forces Parliamentary Trust, the governance body for the Armed Forces Parliamentary Scheme. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 27 September 2021)

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