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Michael Tomlinson

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Conservative MP for Mid Dorset and North Poole

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Michael Tomlinson’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Michael Tomlinson sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Michael Tomlinson voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Michael Tomlinson voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Michael Tomlinson has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

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Conservative MP for Mid Dorset and North Poole

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

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Michael Tomlinson campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Education
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department of Health
  • Home Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Green Belt: Dorset
  • Care Leavers: Social Services
  • Vetting: Dorset
  • Long Term Unemployed People: Mid Dorset and North Poole
  • Free School Meals

Currently held offices

  • Government Whip (since 13 Feb 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (30 Oct 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (7 Nov 2016 to 3 May 2017)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 Mar 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
Self employed barrister.
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More St, London E1W 1YW, for completing opinion surveys:
16 July 2019, received £200. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 19 July 2019)
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing opinion surveys:
1 January 2019, received £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 May 2019)
18 January 2019, received £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 May 2019)
29 March 2019, received £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 May 2019)
16 May 2019, received £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 May 2019)
10 August 2019, received £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 September 2019)
30 August 2019, received £150. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 20 September 2019)
15 November 2019, received £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 08 January 2020)
15 November 2019, received £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 08 January 2020)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone street, London C1Y 8RT, for completing opinion surveys:
7 January 2019, received £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 17 January 2020)
25 January 2019, received £70. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 17 January 2020)
11 February 2019, received £30. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 17 January 2020)
27 March 2019, received £80. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 17 January 2020)
9 December 2019, received £60. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 17 January 2020)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: The Methodist Church
Address of donor: 25 Marylebone Road, London NW1 5JR

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: services of a voluntary intern for two days a week in my parliamentary office. The intern will receive a bursary of £700 per month as a member of the Methodist Church’s ONE Intern Programme, £7,000 in total.

Date received: 25 September 2018 to 31 July 2019

Date accepted: 25 September 2018

Donor status: charity; other

(Registered 03 April 2019)
Name of donor: The Methodist Church
Address of donor: 25 Marylebone Road, London NW1 5JR

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: services of a voluntary intern for two days a week in my parliamentary office. The intern receives a bursary of £700 per month as a member of the Methodist Church’s ONE Intern Programme, £4,900 in total.

Date received: 6 January 2020 to 31 July 2020

Date accepted: 6 January 2020

Donor status: charity; other

(Registered 24 February 2020)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: JTI UK Ltd
Address of donor: Members Hill, Brooklands Road, Weybridge KT13 0QU

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets to 20th anniversary celebration event at Royal Academy of Arts, value £396

Date received: 2 July 2019

Date accepted: 2 July 2019

Donor status: company, registration 06835843

(Registered 10 July 2019)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: All Party Parliamentary Cricket Group/Lords & Commons Cricket
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): £400 as partial costs of flights to Amsterdam for my wife and me.

Destination of visit: The Hague

Dates of visit: 28-30 June 2019

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary cricket trip with All Party Parliamentary Cricket Group/Lords & Commons Cricket.

(Registered 08 July 2019)
8. Miscellaneous
Self-employed barrister. (Registered 05 June 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Frances Mynors, as Principal Secretary. (Registered 05 June 2015; updated 13 January 2017)

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