Gavin Newlands

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Transport)

Scottish National Party MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North


Gavin Newlands’s voting in Parliament

Gavin Newlands is a Scottish National Party MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Scottish National Party MPs.

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Recent appearances

  • Heathrow Airport Expansion 24 May 2023

    Will the Minister give way?
  • Heathrow Airport Expansion 24 May 2023

    I congratulate the hon. Member for Putney (Fleur Anderson) on securing the debate and on putting across her constituents’ position against expansion so passionately, as many others have done. Looking at all the factors involved, it is a finely balanced decision. Many wrongly demonise those opposed to Heathrow expansion as anti-progress or the like. I understand the concerns and objections...
  • Autonomous Last-mile Delivery 23 May 2023

    It is a pleasure to see you in the Chair, Mr Twigg. I congratulate the hon. Member for Milton Keynes North (Ben Everitt) on securing the debate. He comprehensively set out all the advantages of last-mile autonomous vehicles. He started by asking us to imagine a future 30 or 40 years down the line. I do not know about you, Mr Twigg, but with the current state of politics, particularly in this...

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Scottish National Party MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Gavin Newlands campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Transport
  • Home Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Treasury
  • Deportation: Appeals
  • State Retirement Pensions: Females
  • Aviation: Coronavirus
  • Buses: Exhaust Emissions
  • Department for Work and Pensions: Debt Collection

Currently held offices

  • Member, Seafarers' Wages Bill [HL] Committee (since 11 Jan 2023)
  • Member, Transport Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Transport) (since 7 Jan 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, High Speed Rail (Crewe - Manchester) Bill Select Committee (Commons) (13 Dec 2022 to 9 Jan 2023)
  • Member, Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Bill Committee (19 Oct 2022 to 29 Nov 2022)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Northern Ireland) (1 Jul 2018 to 7 Jan 2020)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Wales) (1 Jul 2018 to 7 Jan 2020)
  • Member, Justice Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Sport) (7 Sep 2016 to 7 Jan 2020)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (13 Jun 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 12 May 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 May 2023.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing surveys. All fees paid direct to Paisley & Renfrewshire North SNP.
5 August 2022, payment of £225. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 August 2022)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Tennis Scotland
Address of donor: Airthrey Castle, Hermitage Road, Stirling FK9 4LA
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for Day 13 at the Wimbledon Championships, total value £480
Date received: 9 July 2022
Date accepted: 9 July 2022
Donor status: company, registration SC216962
(Registered 09 August 2022)
Name of donor: R&A Championships Ltd
Address of donor: Beach House, Golf Place, St Andrews KY16 9JA
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets with hospitality for the Open Golf Championship, total value £750
Date received: 17 July 2022
Date accepted: 17 July 2022
Donor status: company, registration SC247047
(Registered 09 August 2022)

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