Thomas Tugendhat

MP, Tonbridge and Malling

Tonbridge and Malling Conservative

Thomas Tugendhat’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Thomas Tugendhat sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Thomas Tugendhat consistently voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Thomas Tugendhat consistently voted against an investigation into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Public Bill Committee: Vehicle Technology and Aviation Bill: Strategy for encouraging uptake of electric vehicles 21 Mar 2017

    Given that the Minister has conceded that there will be a strategy, may I urge the hon. Gentleman to do as little strategising as possible and perhaps to include corporates as much as possible? My experience of watching Governments strategise, whether in the military or the civilian field, is to see what is charmingly known as a cluster emerge from the ideas of Whitehall and get thrust on...
  • Public Bill Committee: Vehicle Technology and Aviation Bill: Regulations 21 Mar 2017

    I think we have spoken in Committee about the fact that some charging capability will also be fed back into the grid. The hon. Gentleman is very much describing a nightmare scenario, in much the same way as in the 1800s some of those Manchester cotton workers described the spinning jennys as a nightmare scenario. The truth is that technology evolves and human practice evolves with it, so I...
  • Public Bill Committee: Vehicle Technology and Aviation Bill: Smart charge points 21 Mar 2017

    Given that the foreign countries to which people are most likely to take their electric cars are going to be European countries, can the Minister tell the Committee a little about what co-operation he hopes to have with European partners, particularly on charging points? We know that the vulnerability in cyber-security is often at the point of connection. The telephone...

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Conservative MP for Tonbridge and Malling

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

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Topics of interest

Thomas Tugendhat campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Ministry of Defence: Empty Property
  • Flood Control: Finance
  • Pensions: Fees and Charges
  • Non-domestic Rates: Appeals
  • Foreign Exchange

Currently held offices

  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (since 5 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (since 9 Nov 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Mar 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Until 30 September 2016, Leadership Mentor for Pool Reinsurance Company Ltd, 5 Lloyds Avenue, London EC3N 3AE, for which I was paid £5,000 per month. Hours: 8 hrs per month. (Registered 4 June 2015; updated 6 January 2016 and 18 October 2016)
7 April 2016, received £2,500 from JLT Specialty Ltd, The St Botolph Building, 138 Houndsditch, London EC3A 7AW, for a speech. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 07 April 2016)
Payments from the Daily Telegraph, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT:
Payment of £270 expected for an article written on 18 September 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 14 October 2016)
21 October 2016, received £250 for an article written on 4 October 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 26 October 2016)
22 December 2016, payment of £270 for an article published on 3 December 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 22 December 2016)
13 January 2017, received £700 for two articles published on 27 December 2016 and 3 January 2017. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 18 January 2017)
31 January 2017, payment of £415 received from the Wall Street Journal, 10 Fleet Place, London EC4M 7QN, for an article published on 26 September 2017. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 06 February 2017)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales
Address of donor: 39 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1BX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: an educational allowance of £5,330 and accommodation provided for an intern in my parliamentary office for 10 months: 10 October 2016 – 20 July 2017

Date received: 10 October 2016

Date accepted: 10 October 2016

Donor status: registered charity

(Registered 14 October 2016)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Mishcon de Reya LLP
Address of donor: Africa House, 70 Kingsway, London WC2B 6AH

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a single ticket to Wimbledon Tennis Tournament and associated hospitality during the day, total value £745

Date received: 30 June 2016

Date accepted: 30 June 2016

Donor status: company, registration OC399969

(Registered 08 July 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Neue Zürcher Zeitung AG
Address of donor: Falkenstrasse 11, Postfach, CH-8021 Zürich, Switzerland

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flight £557; accommodation £276; transport £60; meals £55; total £948

Destination of visit: Zurich

Date of visit: 5-6 July 2016

Purpose of visit: participating in a panel for Neue Zürcher Zeitung.

(Registered 11 July 2016)
Name of donor: Australian High Commission in London
Address of donor: Australia House, Strand, London WC2B 4LA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights £5,440; accommodation £979; ground transport £1,833; cultural activities £208; hospitality £797; gift of a belt £53; total £9,310

Destination of visit: Australia

Date of visit: 21–29 July 2016

Purpose of visit: meetings with State and Federal Government officials and Ministers, policy advisers, think tank representatives, and private individuals.

(Registered 09 August 2016)
Name of donor: Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland)
Address of donor: 63D Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1PH

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and internal transport £600; accommodation and hospitality £385; taxi to and from airport in UK £180; total £1,165

Destination of visit: Berlin

Dates of visit: 20-21 September 2016

Purpose of visit: to meet Members of the German Parliament and discuss matters of mutual interest.

(Registered 14 October 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
One property of four flats in Essonne, France, owned jointly with three family members: (i). (Registered 04 June 2015)
Agricultural land and forestry in Essonne, France, owned jointly with eleven family members: (i). (Registered 04 June 2015)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Lashkar and Co Ltd; strategic advice and leadership mentoring. (Registered 04 June 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
Holdings below registrable threshold in Beauhurst Ltd (corporate data) and Juliand Digital Ltd (productivity software). (Registered 04 June 2015)
Commissioned officer in British Army Reserve. (Registered 04 June 2015)

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