Johnny Mercer

Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (jointly with the Ministry of Defence)

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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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Ministry of Defence: Crispin Odey 8 Oct 2019

    There are no records of meetings between Ministry of Defence (MOD) Ministers and Mr Crispin Odey. However, the MOD publishes in arrears details of Ministers' meetings on a quarterly basis at the following link: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/ministerial-gifts- hospitality-travel-and-meetings-with-external-organisations- in-the-ministry-of-defence The following details can be found...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Armed Forces: Training 8 Oct 2019

    We take our duty of care to our personnel very seriously, but risk is inherent in many activities carried out by the Armed Forces. This risk is rendered as low as reasonably practicable during training by ensuring that its design and delivery are subject to strict safety procedures and rigorous risk analysis. Training programmes are also subject to internal or external assurance and audit...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Armed Forces: Sick Leave 8 Oct 2019

    The Ministry of Defence (MOD) takes the health and wellbeing of its personnel very seriously. A Health and Wellbeing Strategy for all MOD employees, military and civilian, was published in mid-2015 (updated in August 2016) and is designed to provide guidance to the Chain of Command and civilian line managers on how to manage the health needs, both mental and physical, of their people. The aim...

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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
  • Home Office
  • HM Treasury
  • Railways: South West
  • Emergency Calls: Suicide
  • Iraq: Military Intervention
  • Medicine: Education
  • Veterans: Health Services

Currently held offices

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (jointly with the Ministry of Defence) (since 27 Jul 2019)
  • 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)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
From 3 June 2019 until further notice, an Executive Director of Crucial Academy Ltd, One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5AB, for which I receive £85,000 per annum. Between 14 Sept 2018 and 2 June 2019, I was a Non-executive Director. Hours: 20 hrs a month. (Registered 18 September 2018; updated 20 June 2019)
17 May 2019, received £1,500 from Hat Trick Productions, 30 Oval Road, London NW1 7EA, for appearing on Have I Got News for You on 25 April 2019. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 21 May 2019)
31 May 2019, received £700 from the Sun, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF, for an article published on 9 May 2019. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 06 June 2019)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Pietas Ltd
Address of donor: 9 Great Chesterford Court, Great Chesterford, Saffron Walden CB10 1PF

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: company, registration 03988618

(Registered 07 January 2019; updated 13 March 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: Pietas Ltd
Address of donor: 9 Great Chesterford Court, Great Chesterford, Saffron Walden CB10 1PF

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 03988618

(Registered 18 January 2019; updated 13 March 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)
Name of donor: William Rogers
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,500 to my fighting fund

Date received: 16 September 2019

Date accepted: 16 September 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 17 September 2019)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: ABF The Soldiers' Charity - Jersey
Address of donor: private

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights with a value of £481.96

Destination of visit: Jersey

Dates of visit: 10-12 May 2019

Purpose of visit: To speak at an event.

(Registered 14 May 2019)
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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