Claire Hanna

Social Democratic and Labour Party MP for Belfast South


About your Member of Parliament

Your MP (Claire Hanna) represents you, and all of the people who live in Belfast South, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

MPs split their time between Parliament and their constituency. In Parliament, they debate and vote on new laws, review existing laws, and question the Government. In the constituency, their focus is on supporting local people and championing local issues. They have a small staff team who help with casework, maintain their diaries, and monitor their inbox.

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Social Democratic and Labour Party MP for Belfast South, Former Social Democratic and Labour Party MLA for Belfast South

Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 2019 — General election

Entered the Assembly on 29 June 2015 — appointed

Left the Assembly on 12 December 2019 — Resigned

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Topics of interest

  • Home Office
  • Treasury
  • Foreign
  • Commonwealth and Development Office
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Asylum: Northern Ireland
  • UK Shared Prosperity Fund: Northern Ireland
  • UK Trade with EU
  • Immigration: EU Nationals
  • Coronavirus: Vaccination

Currently held offices

  • Member, British Citizenship (Northern Ireland) Bill Committee (since 20 Mar 2024)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Northern Ireland (Ministers, Elections and Petitions of Concern) Bill Committee (28 Jun 2021 to 6 Jul 2021)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Last updated: 18 Mar 2024.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Embassy of Ireland, Brazil (Irish Department of Foreign Affairs,)
Address of donor: Brazil SHIS QL 2 conjunto 05 casa 09, Lago Sul, Brasília, DFCEP 71630-255, Brazil
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): International and internal flights, accommodation, total value £900
Destination of visit: Brazil
Dates of visit: 1-2 February 2024
Purpose of visit: Attending St Brigid's Day event on Good Friday Agreement and reconciliation.
(Registered 14 February 2024)

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