Royston Smith

Conservative MP for Southampton, Itchen


Royston Smith’s voting in Parliament

Royston Smith is a Conservative MP, but has changed parties or become independent.

Compared to their original party (conservative), for the vast majority of issues they have voted in the same way as other conservative MPs.

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Last updated: 17 Jan 2024. Learn more about our voting records and what they mean.

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Conservative MP for Southampton, Itchen

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

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Topics of interest

Royston Smith campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Education
  • Department of Health
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Transport
  • Home Office
  • Building Safety Fund
  • General Practitioners: Southampton
  • General Practitioners
  • UK Membership of EU: Referendums
  • Palliative Care

Currently held offices

  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (10 Oct 2017 to 3 Jul 2018)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (10 Oct 2017 to 3 Jul 2018)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (10 Oct 2017 to 3 Jul 2018)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (19 Dec 2016 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 19 Feb 2024.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Carlton Club Political Committee
Address of donor: The Carlton Club, 69 St James's Street, London SW1A 1PJ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Donor status: unincorporated association
(Registered 02 May 2023)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Genting Casinos UK Ltd
Address of donor: Genting Club Star City, Watson Road, Birmingham B7 5SA
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets with hospitality for Southampton v Queens Park Rangers, total value £600
Date received: 26 August 2023
Date accepted: 26 August 2023
Donor status: company, registration 01519689
(Registered 02 October 2023)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Embassy of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in London
Address of donor: 6 Upper Phillimore Gardens, London W8 7HA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights (£708), accommodation, meals and transport (£500), total value £1,208
Destination of visit: Jordan
Dates of visit: 23-26 October 2023
Purpose of visit: MP delegation visit to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan for meetings with the Jordanian Government, parliamentarians and armed forces.
(Registered 20 November 2023)
Name of donor: (1) Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2) International Institute for Strategic Studies, Middle East
Address of donor: (1) PO Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain (2) 14th Floor, GFH Tower, Bahrain Financial Harbour, Building 1411, Road 4625, Manama 346, Kingdom of Bahrain
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Transportation (£701.01), accommodation (£540) and dinners/hospitality (£163), total value £1,404.01 (2) Transportation (£25) and hospitality (£24.50), total value £59.50
Destination of visit: Bahrain
Dates of visit: 17-19 November 2023
Purpose of visit: Attending International Institute for Strategic Studies Manama Dialogue 2023 as part of a Conservative Middle East Council delegation.
(Registered 05 December 2023)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Three flats in Southampton: (i) and (ii). (Registered 04 June 2015)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Vigilo Ltd trading as RMJ Public Relations. (Registered 4 June 2015; updated 15 December 2015 and 28 February 2022)
8. Miscellaneous
Since before my election, a Director of the Blue Lamp Trust; a charity which raises money, through driver training, to help vulnerable people who have been victims of crime. (Registered 16 December 2015; updated 26 January 2016)
From 7 August 2020, a trustee of the National Spitfire Project, a charity raising funds to erect a monument to celebrate the designer, manufacturers and pilots of the Supermarine Spitfire in Southampton. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 01 March 2023)

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