Chris Philp

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice

Conservative MP for Croydon South

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Chris Philp’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Chris Philp sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Chris Philp voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Chris Philp 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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Chris Philp has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Procedure for Appointing Judges — [Mr Virendra Sharma in the Chair] 8 Oct 2019

    It is a great pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Sharma, in my first appearance as Minister in a Westminster Hall debate. I add my congratulations and thanks to those that other Members have offered to the hon. Member for Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East (Stuart C. McDonald), who secured this timely debate. I will begin by directly addressing the hon. Gentleman’s...
  • Procedure for Appointing Judges — [Mr Virendra Sharma in the Chair] 8 Oct 2019

    I concur with both comments. I would also like to thank Judge McKinnon, who is a constituent of mine as well as a former chair of the bench. I agree that my comments on age apply as much to the magistracy as to the judiciary more generally—the court judges. As I said, I think my hon. Friend can look forward to a consultation on the topic before too long. Several hon. Members raised the...
  • Procedure for Appointing Judges — [Mr Virendra Sharma in the Chair] 8 Oct 2019

    Let me be generous and say famous! It gives me, the Lord Chancellor, and the Government as a whole great pleasure to reconfirm our commitment to independent, non-political appointments to the bench at all levels. That is the foundation on which the rule of law is built, and that should not change.

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Conservative MP for Croydon South

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

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Topics of interest

Chris Philp campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Treasury
  • Department for Education
  • HM Treasury
  • Cabinet Office
  • Ministry of Housing
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Public Works Loan Board
  • Schools: Finance
  • Southern: Standards
  • Schools: Croydon
  • Vat

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice (since 10 Sep 2019)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Treasury Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Pluto Capital Management LLP; property finance and investment (Registered 05 June 2015)
Millgap Ltd; consulting, advisory and investment (Registered 05 June 2015)
Pluto Partners LLP; property finance and investment (Registered 05 June 2015)
Pluto Silverstone Co Invest LLP; property finance and investment (Registered 05 June 2015)
Pluto Monza Co Invest LLP; property finance and investment (Registered 05 June 2015)
Pluto Development Partners LLP; property finance and investment (Registered 05 June 2015)
Explore Montenegro Ltd; travel and tourism (Registered 05 June 2015)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
BP Balkans Pluto (Cyprus); property development and investment in E Europe. (Registered 05 June 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
From 7 August 2018, unpaid Director of BP Balkans Pluto (Cyprus) Ltd; property development and investment in E Europe. This role is unpaid but was formerly remunerated. (Registered 13 August 2018)
From 20 December 2018, Vice Chairman of the Conservative Party. This post carries a part time salary. (Registered 22 February 2019)

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