James Heappey

Minister of State (Ministry of Defence) (Minister for the Armed Forces)

Conservative MP for Wells

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James Heappey’s voting in Parliament

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

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Afghanistan: Refugees 28 Nov 2023

    The Ministry of Defence oversees the relocation of Eligible Persons (EPs) to the United Kingdom under the Afghan Relocation and Assistance Policy (ARAP) scheme, working in close partnership with other Government departments. As part of the relocation process, the Ministry of Defence makes every effort to ensure that all EPs are medically fit to travel before departure, through work...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Diego Garcia: USA 28 Nov 2023

    We are in regular contact with the US administration on matters related to the British Indian Ocean Territory at both Ministerial and official levels.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Israel: Military Aid 28 Nov 2023

    An agreement for UK-Israel military cooperation was signed in December 2020. It incorporates a range of defence engagement activity, including defence education and joint training. Unfortunately, it is not possible to release the agreement as it is held at a higher classification.

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Conservative MP for Wells

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

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Topics of interest

James Heappey campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department for International Development
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Electricity Generation
  • Aircraft Carriers: Procurement
  • Minimum Wage: Prosecutions
  • Caves
  • Pyramid Selling

Currently held offices

  • Minister of State (Ministry of Defence) (Minister for the Armed Forces) (since 6 Sep 2022)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence ( 7 Jul 2022 to 6 Sep 2022)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence (16 Dec 2019 to 7 Jul 2022)
  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee ( 8 Jul 2015 to 17 Oct 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Nov 2023.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: The Cayzer Trust Company Ltd
Address of donor: 30 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6NN
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
Date received: 20 December 2022
Date accepted: 20 December 2022
Donor status: company, registration 4987694
(Registered 08 March 2023)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Burnham & Berrow Golf Club Ltd
Address of donor: St Christopher’s Way, Burnham on Sea TA8 2PE
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Honorary golf club membership for the duration of my time as an MP, annual value £1,050 in 2017
Date received: 14 July 2016
Date accepted: 14 July 2016
Donor status: company, registration 02868040
(Registered 14 July 2016; updated 02 August 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
From 6 March 2020, member of the Town Board for Mendip District Council. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 18 March 2020)

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