Ranil Jayawardena

MP, North East Hampshire

North East Hampshire Conservative

Ranil Jayawardena’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Ranil Jayawardena sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Ranil Jayawardena consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Ranil Jayawardena 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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Ranil Jayawardena 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 North East Hampshire

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

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Topics of interest

Ranil Jayawardena campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Education
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Married People: Tax Allowances
  • Broadband
  • Schools: Hampshire
  • Schools: Construction
  • Community Relations

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, International Trade Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

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  • Has spoken in 31 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Ranil Jayawardena’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 25 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium 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 17–18 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") 41 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Until 19 June 2015, employed by Lloyds Banking Group plc, 25 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7HN. I was previously on a period of extended unpaid leave and not undertaking any work on their behalf. I receive ongoing preferential borrowing of approx. value £7,000 per annum as part of my former relationship with Lloyds Banking Group. Hours: no hours since the election. (Registered 5 June 2015; updated 20 June 2015)
8 June 2016, I received deferred payment of £1,574 gross in shares. Hours: none since the Election. (Registered 14 June 2016)
Fees paid direct to 'Team Ranil', a branch of my constituency association, following the completion of opinion surveys for Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW. (Registered 24 September 2015)
26 July 2016, payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 26 July 2016)
31 January 2017, payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 20 February 2017)
Fees paid direct to 'Team Ranil', a branch of my constituency association, following the completion of opinion surveys for ComRes Global, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA. (Registered 15 November 2016)
27 January 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 15 November 2016)
20 May 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 15 November 2016)
22 July 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 15 November 2016)
20 October 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 15 November 2016)
3 November 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 15 November 2016)
13 December 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 December 2016)
30 December 2016, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 11 January 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Hampshire Cricket Ltd
Address of donor: The Ageas Bowl, Botley Road, West End, Southampton SO30 3XH

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: one ticket, with hospitality, for the England v Sri Lanka International T20 and England Ladies v Pakistan Ladies T20 cricket matches, value £598.80

Date received: 5 July 2016

Date accepted: 5 July 2016

Donor status: company, registration 4343355

(Registered 07 July 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: All Party Parliamentary China Group (with sponsorship from John Swire & Sons, HSBC, City of London, Cambridge Assessment, and Arup)
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value):

economy class flights (international and domestic) £2,098.33, accommodation £488.29; domestic transport £142.65; food and drink £105.78; meeting and hospitality expenses (inc. interpretation, venue hire) £123.02; total £2,958.07

Destination of visit: China (Chengdu and Kunmig)

Date of visit: 30 May - 4 June 2016

Purpose of visit: To maintain and strengthen relations between the UK Parliament and the National People's Congress of China; support British Businesses operating in China; and deepen the knowledge of parliamentarians of China.

(Registered 09 June 2016)
Name of donor: Swiss Foreign Ministry
Address of donor: Presence Switzerland PRS, Bundesgasse 32, 3003 Bern, Switzerland

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation with an approx. value of £1,900

Destination of visit: Switzerland (Zurich, Bern, Lausanne, Geneva)

Dates of visit: 3-7 April 2017

Purpose of visit: Participation in a study trip to Switzerland (Swiss-EU relations, Swiss financial centre, Science and Innovation, International Geneva).

(Registered 26 April 2017)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Ringshall Ltd; previously a consulting business but not active at present. (Registered 05 June 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
Unremunerated director of Ringshall Ltd. (Registered 05 June 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Alison Jayawardena, as part-time Senior Researcher. (Registered 14 June 2016)

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