Johnny Mercer

Conservative MP for Plymouth, Moor View

@JohnnyMercerMP https://facebook.com/JohnnyForPlymouth

Johnny Mercer’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Johnny Mercer sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Johnny Mercer voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Johnny Mercer voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Johnny Mercer has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 11 Feb 2019

Recent appearances

  • European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 29 Jan 2019

    It is a privilege to follow the hon. Member for Brighton, Pavilion (Caroline Lucas). I again give this caution: we do not seem to be listening in this House. If we continue to say, “This is a Conservative party problem,” we fundamentally misunderstand why people voted for Brexit. We can go on and on about the machinations of the Conservative party, and about the party being united, but...
  • Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace 17 Jan 2019

    I pay tribute to the hon. Member for Liverpool, Wavertree (Luciana Berger). She is right that it is wonderful to be in this place today with the noise dialled down, so that we can work on and think carefully about one of the most important issues in this country. Mental health is the No. 1 challenge for millions of people in this country every day. If we can meet that challenge in some way...
  • Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace 17 Jan 2019

    The hon. Lady is right. There is no point in getting people to come forward and talk about mental health, which can be very difficult, if we do not have the services or access to them to help them, after they have made themselves vulnerable in that way. That is why I am so keen to keep our foot to the gas and ensure that we start delivering on this. We have made progress—that is...

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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
  • HM Treasury
  • Home Office
  • Railways: South West
  • Emergency Calls: Suicide
  • Iraq: Military Intervention
  • Veterans: Charities
  • Great Western Railway Line: WiFi

Currently held offices

  • Member, Defence Sub-Committee (since 12 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Defence Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Health and Social Care Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 4 Feb 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
26 March 2018, received £200 from the BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA, for an appearance at the BBC Free Thinking Festival. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 24 April 2018)
From 14 Sept 2018 until further notice, Non-executive Director of Crucial Academy Ltd, One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5AB, for which I will receive £85,000 per annum. Hours: 20 hrs a month. (Registered 18 September 2018)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Simon Blagden
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 6 November 2018

Date accepted: 6 November 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 January 2019)
Name of donor: Charles Bromage
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,501

Date received: 6 November 2018

Date accepted: 6 November 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 January 2019)
Name of donor: Aamer Sarfraz
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,250

Date received: 6 November 2018

Date accepted: 6 November 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 January 2019)
Name of donor: Aamer Sarfraz
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,500

Date received: 6 November 2018

Date accepted: 6 November 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 January 2019)
Name of donor: Charles Cayzer
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,501

Date received: 6 November 2018

Date accepted: 6 November 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 15 January 2019)
Name of donor: Elizabeth Gilmour
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 6 November 2018

Date accepted: 6 November 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 15 January 2019)
Name of donor: Simon Blagden
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Provision of venue for a fundraising event, value £1,830.40

Date received: 6 September 2018

Date accepted: 6 September 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 18 January 2019)
Name of donor: Somerset Capital Management
Address of donor: Manning House, 22 Carlisle Place, London SW1P 1JA

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Provision of venue for a fundraising event, value £1,830.40

Date received: 6 September 2018

Date accepted: 6 September 2018

Donor status: company, registration OC327862

(Registered 18 January 2019)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Bahrain Embassy
Address of donor: 2 Upper Brook Street, London W1K 6PA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel and accommodation with a value of £3,100

Destination of visit: Kingdom of Bahrain

Dates of visit: 5-9 April 2018

Purpose of visit: To attend the opening of the UK/Bahrain Naval Base, meet with Government Ministers, Members of the Federal National Council and senior business figures in order to build on the bilateral relationship.

(Registered 08 May 2018)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Felicity Cornelius-Mercer, as Principal Secretary. (Registered 02 June 2015; updated 28 April 2016 and 24 April 2018)

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