Johnny Mercer

MP, Plymouth, Moor View

Plymouth, Moor View Conservative

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 consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Johnny Mercer consistently 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 never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

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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

  • Department for Transport
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Home Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • HM Treasury
  • Railways: South West
  • Iraq: Military Intervention
  • Railways: Devon
  • Great Western Railway Line: WiFi
  • Social Security Benefits: South West

Currently held offices

  • Member, Defence Sub-Committee (since 7 Feb 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)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 12 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Johnny Mercer’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 25 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 100.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 46 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 31 Jul 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
5 December 2016, received an advance payment of £10,989 from Pan Macmillan Publishers, 20 New Wharf Road, Kings Cross, London N1 9RR, via Hunter Profiles Ltd, 26 Avon Road, West Moors, Ferndown BH22 0EG, for a book I am writing. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 22 December 2016; updated 05 January 2017)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: The Cayzer Trust Company Ltd
Address of donor: 2nd Floor, Stratton House, 5 Stratton St, London W1J 8LA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration 4987694.

(Registered 19 April 2017)
Name of donor: United and Cecil Club
Address of donor: 18 Thorney Lane North, Iver, Buckinghamshire SL0 9JY

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

Donor status: members' association

(Registered 05 July 2017)
Name of donor: The Cayzer Trust Company Ltd
Address of donor: 2nd Floor, Stratton House, 5 Stratton Street, London W1J 8LA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,750

Donor status: company, registration 4987694

(Registered 05 July 2017)
Name of donor: The Cayzer Trust Company Ltd
Address of donor: 2nd Floor, Stratton House, 5 Stratton Street, London W1J 8LA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000

Donor status: company, registration 4987694

(Registered 05 July 2017)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: The Cayzer Trust Company Ltd
Address of donor: 2nd Floor Stratton House, 5 Stratton Street, London W1J 8LA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 4 November 2016

Date accepted: 4 November 2016

Donor status: company, registration 4987694

(Registered 22 November 2016)
Name of donor: The Cayzer Trust Company Ltd
Address of donor: 2nd Floor Stratton House, 5 Stratton Street, London W1J 8LA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Date received: 2 March 2017

Date accepted: 2 March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 4987694

(Registered 10 March 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Middle East Council
Address of donor: 55 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QL

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, food and transport with a value of £906

Destination of visit: Egypt

Dates of visit: 2-4 March 2017

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary fact finding.

(Registered 29 March 2017)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Felicity Cornelius-Mercer, as Constituency Support Manager. (Registered 02 June 2015; updated 28 April 2016)

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