Johnny Mercer

Minister of State (Cabinet Office) (Minister for Veterans' Affairs)

Conservative MP for Plymouth, Moor View

@JohnnyMercerUK https://facebook.com/JohnnyForPlymouth

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About your Member of Parliament

Your MP (Johnny Mercer) represents you, and all of the people who live in Plymouth, Moor View, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

MPs split their time between Parliament and their constituency. In Parliament, they debate and vote on new laws, review existing laws, and question the Government. In the constituency, their focus is on supporting local people and championing local issues. They have a small staff team who help with casework, maintain their diaries, and monitor their inbox.

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Conservative MP for Plymouth, Moor View

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

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Topics of interest

Johnny Mercer campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Defence
  • Department for Transport
  • Department of Health
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Home Office
  • Afghanistan: Refugees
  • Railways: South West
  • Iraq: Military Intervention
  • Emergency Calls: Suicide
  • Refugees: Afghanistan

Currently held offices

  • Minister of State (Cabinet Office) (Minister for Veterans' Affairs) (since 25 Oct 2022)

Other offices held in the past

  • Minister of State (Cabinet Office) (Minister for Veterans' Affairs) ( 7 Jul 2022 to 6 Sep 2022)
  • Member, Select Committee on the Armed Forces Bill (25 Feb 2021 to 14 Apr 2021)
  • Member, Select Committee on the Armed Forces Bill (22 Feb 2021 to 22 Feb 2021)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (jointly with the Ministry of Defence) (28 Jul 2019 to 20 Apr 2021)
  • Member, Defence Sub-Committee (12 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Defence Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Health and Social Care Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Chair, Defence Sub-Committee ( 4 May 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Chair, Defence Sub-Committee ( 4 May 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Defence Sub-Committee ( 8 Sep 2015 to 4 May 2016)
  • Member, Defence Committee ( 6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Civil Servants: Veterans 24 May 2024

    This Government is committed to making sure that all veterans have equal opportunities and can access valuable, sustainable careers, including in the Civil Service, after they leave the Armed Forces. A breakdown of demographics and locations of veterans who apply to Civil Service roles is not held in the format requested.
  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Veterans: Employment Schemes 24 May 2024

    This Government is committed to making sure that our veterans and their families have equitable access and opportunity to a full range of career options after leaving military service, including access to the qualifications, training and skills development they may need to progress in their careers. The recently announced Op PROSPER backed by £2.1 million in government funding includes the...
  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Civil Servants: Veterans 24 May 2024

    Further to question 18034, the Office of Veterans’ Affairs plans to launch the improvements by October. Updated guidance on GOV.UK for veterans is underway, and will be updated iteratively as we work through the pages available.

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Register of Members’ Interests

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Last updated: 13 May 2024.

1. Employment and earnings
Role, work or services: Filming
Payer: Cloud 9 Productions, 2a Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0HF
Payment: £49,200 as a broadcast fee for filming already undertaken.
Received on: 23 June 2023. Hours: no additional hours.
(Registered 18 July 2023)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Cayzer Trust
Address of donor: Cayzer House, 30 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6NN
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
Date received: 2 November 2023
Date accepted: 2 November 2023
Donor status: company, registration 04987694
(Registered 6 November 2023)
Name of donor: Angus Forbes
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
Date received: 1 December 2023
Date accepted: 1 December 2023
Donor status: individual
(Registered 5 December 2023)
Name of donor: Avre Partnership Ltd
Address of donor: 9 Great Chesterfield Court, London Road, Great Chesterford CB10 1PF
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Fundraising lunch held for donors, value £8,940.83
Date received: 23 January 2024
Date accepted: 23 January 2024
Donor status: company, registration 09010358
(Registered 8 February 2024)
Name of donor: Philip Barden
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000
Date received: 18 January 2024
Date accepted: 27 February 2024
Donor status: individual
(Registered 5 March 2024)
Name of donor: Philip Barden
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,500
Date received: 1 February 2024
Date accepted: 27 February 2024
Donor status: individual
(Registered 8 March 2024)
Name of donor: Dunchurch Lodge Stud Company
Address of donor: Cayzer House, 30 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6NN
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
Date received: 6 March 2024
Date accepted: 6 March 2024
Donor status: company, registration 185609
(Registered 8 March 2024)
Name of donor: United & Cecil Club
Address of donor: 18 Thorney Lane North, Iver SL0 9JY
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,500
Date received: 6 March 2024
Date accepted: 6 March 2024
Donor status: unincorporated association
(Registered 8 March 2024)
Name of donor: Chris Wood
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000
Date received: 5 February 2024
Date accepted: 10 March 2024
Donor status: individual
(Registered 11 March 2024)
Name of donor: Andrew Dawber
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
Date received: 5 February 2024
Date accepted: 11 March 2024
Donor status: individual
(Registered 12 March 2024)
Name of donor: Cayzer Trust
Address of donor: Cayzer House, 30 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6NN
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,000
Date received: 8 May 2024
Date accepted: 8 May 2024
Donor status: company, registration 4987694
(Registered 10 May 2024)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Name of company or organisation: Mercer Consulting Associates Ltd (not trading)
Interest held: from 9 November 2018
(Registered 17 September 2019)
8. Miscellaneous
Unpaid director of Mercer Consulting Associates Ltd (not trading).
Date interest arose: 9 November 2018
(Registered 31 July 2023)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
Name: Felicity Cornelius-Mercer
Relationship: Spouse
Role: Principal Secretary
Working pattern: Full time
(Registered 2 June 2015; updated 28 April 2016 and 24 April 2018)

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