James Cleverly

MP, Braintree

Braintree Conservative

James Cleverly’s voting in Parliament

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

However, James Cleverly sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • James Cleverly consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • James Cleverly 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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James Cleverly

Last updated: 19 Apr 2017

Recent appearances

  • European Council 26 Jun 2017

    I welcome the Government’s commitment to maintaining the “anything but arms” free trade relationship with the least developed countries. Will she say a little more about the Government’s intention to extend free and fair trade to developing countries which are not necessarily on the “least developed countries” list, but which have historically been...
  • Business of the House 22 Jun 2017

    Will the Leader of the House meet me and any other colleague who so wishes to discuss the erection of a permanent memorial to PC Keith Palmer, who fell defending us and our visitors before the general election, perhaps taking as inspiration the memorial in St James’s Square erected to PC Yvonne Fletcher?
  • Grenfell Tower 22 Jun 2017

    The London Resilience Forum has a number of multi-agency plans for things such as mass shelter, mass fatalities and mass casualties. Can we confirm whether those plans were fully implemented? Can we also ensure that what lessons we learn from the inquiry process are fed back into resilience forums, both in London and around the country, to ensure that the lessons are promptly implemented?

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Conservative MP for Braintree

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

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Topics of interest

James Cleverly campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Cabinet Office
  • Scotland Office
  • Home Office
  • Commonwealth Secretariat: Finance
  • MOD Wethersfield
  • Commonwealth Secretariat: Public Appointments
  • Elections: Fraud
  • Ministry of Defence: Property

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, International Trade Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (9 Nov 2015 to 3 May 2017)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Until 8 May 2016, as a Member of the London Assembly, City Hall, The Queens Walk, London SE1 2AA, I received an abated salary of £18,000 a year. Hours: up to 24 hrs per month. (Registered 04 June 2015; updated 27 October 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan
Address of donor: 2-2-1 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8919, Japan

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights, accommodation and subsistence with an estimated value of £7,500

Destination of visit: Kyoto and Tokyo

Dates of visit: 17-24 September 2016

Purpose of visit: to gain a greater insight into Japanese affairs in the economic, foreign affairs, defence, security and cultural sphere.

(Registered 25 October 2016)
Name of donor: Saudi Arabia Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, PO Box 55937, Riyadh 11544

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): accommodation, food and transport with a total value of £3,187

Destination of visit: Saudi Arabia

Dates of visit: 2-5 April 2017

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary fact finding.

(Registered 11 April 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Lewisham, owned jointly with my wife: (i) and (ii). (Registered 04 June 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
Officer in the Reserve Forces. I have received no payments since my election. (Registered 04 June 2016; updated 27 October 2016)

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