Paul Holmes

Conservative MP for Eastleigh

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Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber 12 Oct 2022

    Accessibility at Hedge End train station – Paul Holmes. Adjournment debate
  • Home Department: War in Ukraine 5 Sep 2022

    What steps her Department is taking to support those fleeing war in Ukraine.
  • Home Department: War in Ukraine 5 Sep 2022

    The UK was the first country anywhere in the world to operationalise its Ukraine visa scheme, welcoming thousands of people to this country. May I congratulate the Home Secretary and her officials on this feat, which was undertaken in a matter of days back in March? May I ask her to reaffirm that this country will continue to offer the support needed by Ukraine and its brave people, as she...

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Conservative MP for Eastleigh

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Treasury
  • Department for Education
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Hikvision: Sanctions
  • Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
  • Question
  • China: Genetics
  • Mental Health Services: Children and Young People

Currently held offices

  • Member, Nationality and Borders Bill Committee (since 20 Sep 2021)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (since 2 Mar 2020)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (since 2 Mar 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Order Bill Committee (25 May 2022 to 29 May 2022)
  • Member, Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee (2 Mar 2020 to 22 Feb 2021)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2022.

1. Employment and earnings
From 1 July 2021 until further notice, Commissioner of the Key Worker Homes Fund for Skyroom London Ltd, 25 Moorgate, London EC2R 6AY. Remunerated through share options: on 1 July 2021 I received the option of buying 2,000 shares with a discount of £5 applied to each share. Hours: 15 hrs per month. (Registered 26 July 2021)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Channel 4
Address of donor: 124 Horseferry Road, London SW1P 2TX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: A ticket to the BAFTA TV Awards, value £772

Date received: 8 May 2022

Date accepted: 8 May 2022

Donor status: company, registration 01533774

(Registered 17 May 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 £7,677.67

Destination of visit: Qatar

Dates of visit: 12-17 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 25 October 2021)
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel Ltd (CFI Ltd)
Address of donor: PO Box 72288, London SW1P 9LB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Air travel, accommodation and hospitality, value £3,100

Destination of visit: Israel and the West Bank

Dates of visit: 24-29 July 2022

Purpose of visit: Fact finding political delegation.

(Registered 08 August 2022)

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