Paul Girvan

Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Transport)

DUP MP for South Antrim


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Last updated: 20 Mar 2019

Recent appearances

  • Northern Ireland (Regional Rates and Energy) (No. 2) Bill: Introductory 6 Mar 2019

    In relation to the figures that are being presented, I have done a very simple back-of-the-envelope calculation—perhaps not a very wise thing to do—of the payments that would have been received in the early stages at the maximum permissible amount. If we calculate that in, then take the reduction over the next couple of years that has been calculated in, then multiply by the factor that...
  • Northern Ireland (Regional Rates and Energy) (No. 2) Bill 6 Mar 2019

    The regional rate will make up roughly 46% of the overall domestic rate in household bills from April. Most local authorities have struggled to maintain below-inflation rate increases, and they will be impacted because the public will not understand that a large percentage is a regional add-on to the rates bill. They will not see that the 5.8% is a regional add-on.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 6 Mar 2019

    The Prime Minister will be aware of our concerns about attempts to prosecute members of the security forces who conscientiously and courageously defended all the people of Northern Ireland against terrorism. Will she assure me that any proposal to provide greater legal protection for our armed forces will include those who served in Northern Ireland?

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DUP MP for South Antrim

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Home Office
  • Department for Transport
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Equality Commission for Northern Ireland
  • Blood: Contamination
  • Road Traffic Offences: Motorways
  • Broadband: Northern Ireland
  • Belfast Harbour

Currently held offices

  • Member, Transport Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Transport) (since 1 Jul 2017)
  • Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Education) (since 1 Jul 2017)
  • Liberal Democrat Lords Spokesperson (Transport) (since 1 Jul 2017)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Mar 2019.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Northern Ireland Friends of Israel (2) Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: (1) c/o Oasis Retail Services Ltd, Mallusk Drive, Newtownabbey BT36 4GX (2) 9 Yitzhak Rabin Blvd., Kiryat Ben-Gurion, Jerusalem 9103001

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Air travel, accommodation and hospitality with a value of £2,700 (2) Bus travel, airport and service guides, and hospitality with a value of £700

Destination of visit: Israel and the Palestinian Authority

Dates of visit: 27–31 May 2018

Purpose of visit: Political and trade delegation.

(Registered 25 June 2018)
Name of donor: Armed Forces Parliamentary Trust
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights costing £921.90

Destination of visit: Kenya

Dates of visit: 6 - 10 November 2018

Purpose of visit: Armed Forces Parliamentary Scheme placement.

(Registered 28 November 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Belfast, owned jointly with my wife: (i). (Registered 06 July 2017)
House in Larne, owned jointly with my wife: (i). (Registered 06 July 2017)
House in Newtonabbey, owned jointly with my wife: (i). (Registered 06 July 2017)
House in Ballyclare, owned jointly with my wife: (i). (Registered 06 July 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
Unpaid Director of Ballyclare Community Concern. (Registered 06 July 2017)

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