Gillian Keegan

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education

Conservative MP for Chichester

@GillianKeegan

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Gillian Keegan’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Gillian Keegan sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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Gillian Keegan has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Apprentices: Social Mobility 28 Apr 2021

    We want to ensure that more people from disadvantaged backgrounds can undertake apprenticeships, particularly those that offer higher wage returns and progression opportunities, and we continue to look at how the programme is supporting those from deprived areas. Employers decide which apprenticeships they offer and when in order to address their skills needs. High-quality apprenticeships at...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: T-levels: Social Mobility 28 Apr 2021

    T Levels are new, gold standard qualifications that, when fully rolled out, will boost access to high-quality technical education for thousands of young people so they can progress to the next level, whether that is getting a job, going on to further study or an apprenticeship. Designed by over 250 leading employers, T Levels will have real currency in the labour market and help more young...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Further Education: Expenditure 28 Apr 2021

    Funding allocations for providers of 16-19 education for the next academic year 2021 to 2022 have yet to be finalised. While we have now issued allocations to individual schools and colleges, we are still considering business cases from providers where their allocation has been impacted by major data errors in their School Census or Individualised Learner Record (ILR) data returns. Until this...

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Conservative MP for Chichester

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

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Topics of interest

  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • *No heading*
  • Courts: Chichester
  • Beat
  • Water Supply
  • Pathology

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education (since 13 Feb 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft Domestic Abuse Bill (Joint) Committee (27 Feb 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Standing Orders Committee (1 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 3 Dec 2018)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2021.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Chichester Yacht Club
Address of donor: Chichester Marina, Birdham, Chichester PO20 7EJ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Honorary membership of the Chichester Yacht Club between 1 January and 31 December 2020, value £438

Date received: 1 January 2020

Date accepted: 1 January 2020

Donor status: company, registration 01238153

(Registered 10 March 2020)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Family holiday home in Haut Savoie, France, jointly owned with my husband: (i). (Registered 28 June 2017)
Flat in London, jointly owned with my husband: (i) and (ii). (Registered 28 June 2017)
Flat in Madrid, Spain, jointly owned with my husband: (i) and (ii). (Registered 28 June 2017)
House in Nueva Andalucia, Spain, jointly owned with my husband: (i). (Registered 28 June 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
From 1 January to 31 December 2020, honorary membership of Cowdray Park Polo Club. The annual value of this membership is below registrable value. (Registered 13 March 2020)

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