Afzal Khan

Shadow Minister (Justice)

Labour MP for Manchester, Gorton

@Afzal4Gorton

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Afzal Khan’s voting in Parliament

Afzal Khan is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

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Last updated: 18 Jan 2021. Learn more about our voting records and what they mean.

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Labour MP for Manchester, Gorton

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

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Topics of interest

  • Home Office
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Education
  • Foreign
  • Commonwealth and Development Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Members: Correspondence
  • Immigration: Windrush Generation
  • Coronavirus: Vaccination
  • Immigration: EU Nationals
  • Immigrants: Detainees

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (since 4 Dec 2021)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Deputy Leader of the House of Commons (10 Apr 2020 to 4 Dec 2021)
  • Shadow Minister (Home Office) (Immigration) (3 Jul 2017 to 10 Apr 2020)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Jul 2022.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Qatar
Address of donor: Qatar Embassy, 1 South Audley Street, London W1K 1NB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, internal travel and meals with a value of £7,518.17

Destination of visit: Qatar

Dates of visit: 7-13 October 2021

Purpose of visit: British-Qatari APPG visit to meet ministers and officials to discuss Qatar's humanitarian and political response to the Afghanistan crisis, preparations for the World Cup, workers' rights reform and bilateral relations.

(Registered 28 October 2021)
Name of donor: Alanya Chamber of Industry and Commerce
Address of donor: Ataturk Cadessi No 19 07400 Alanya/Antalya Turkiye

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights £687.62, accommodation £273.33, transport £87, total value £1,047.95

Destination of visit: Alanya, Turkey

Dates of visit: 9-13 June 2022

Purpose of visit: Meetings with the Governor and Mayor of Alanya, other key stakeholders and the Governor and the Secretary General of Antalya to enhance Greater Manchester- Alanya relations including including tourism and trade.

(Registered 28 June 2022)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Dental surgery in Manchester, used by a family member: (i). (Registered 05 July 2017)

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