Saqib Bhatti

Conservative MP for Meriden

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Saqib Bhatti’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Saqib Bhatti sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Saqib Bhatti voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Saqib Bhatti has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Stamp Duty Land Tax (Temporary Relief) Bill 13 Jul 2020

    I am speaking in favour of this relief of stamp duty because, as we all know, housing is a huge element of our economy. Making it easier to buy and sell will lend our economy a much needed boost across the board. The housing market, like the rest of the economy, has endured a huge shock, with the first fall in house prices in eight years and the number of transactions falling by 50%. We all...
  • Economic Update 8 Jul 2020

    I thank my right hon. Friend for his characteristically timely and bold interventions, which will be welcomed by a lot of nervous households across the country. My constituents in Meriden are very environmentally focused and will welcome the green homes grant. Does he agree that it is about not just protecting the environment but creating jobs and giving the greatest benefit to those...
  • Transport: Aviation: Decarbonisation 2 Jul 2020

    What steps his Department is taking to decarbonise the aviation sector.

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Conservative MP for Meriden

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


Topics of interest

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Transport
  • Treasury
  • Ministry of Housing
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Dental Services
  • Community Development: Coronavirus
  • Dental Services: Coronavirus
  • Payroll Deduction Scheme
  • NHS: Coronavirus

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Aug 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
Director, Younis Bhatti & Co. Ltd (chartered accountants), 93 Broad Street, Birmingham B15 1AU. Since my election, I only receive payments when work is performed and these will be listed below. (Registered 10 January 2020)
31 December 2019, received final salary payment of £993.75. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 10 January 2020)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Awan Marketing Ltd
Address of donor: Khyber Building, Heaton Street, Birmingham B18 5BB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration 02167331

(Registered 10 January 2020)
Name of donor: Dukehill Services Ltd
Address of donor: 4 Birchley Estate, Birchfield Lane, Oldbury B69 1DT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: company, registration 06317947

(Registered 10 January 2020)
Name of donor: Timothy Watts
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 10 January 2020)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Walsall: (i) and (ii). (Registered 10 January 2020)
50% share of a house in Walsall: (i) and (ii). (Registered 10 January 2020)
25% share of a house in Walsall: (i) and (ii). (Registered 10 January 2020)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Until 16 July 2020, SNT Ltd; property investment. (Registered 10 January 2020; updated 23 July 2020)
Younis Bhatti & Co. Ltd; chartered accountants. (Registered 10 January 2020)
West Central Ltd; consultancy and e-commerce. (Registered 10 January 2020)
8. Miscellaneous
Director (unpaid) of West Central Ltd. (Registered 10 January 2020)
Until 16 December 2019, Director (unpaid) of the Birmingham Chambers of Commerce. (Registered 10 January 2020; updated 24 January 2020)
Until 7 January 2020, Director (unpaid) of CSR City Ltd, company set up to engage in corporate social responsibility in the West Midlands. (Registered 10 January 2020; updated 24 January 2020)
Until 29 December 2019, Member (unpaid) of Muslims for GB Ltd, a company limited by guarantee. (Registered 10 January 2020)
Until 31 January 2020, Company Secretary and Director (unpaid) of Westside Partnership Ltd, a proposer body for Westside Business Improvement District. (Registered 10 January 2020; updated 24 February 2020)
Board Member of the West Midlands Reserve Forces and Cadets Association. (Registered 10 January 2020)

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