Selaine Saxby

Conservative MP for North Devon

About your Member of Parliament

Your MP (Selaine Saxby) represents you, and all of the people who live in North Devon, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

MPs split their time between Parliament and their constituency. In Parliament, they debate and vote on new laws, review existing laws, and question the Government. In the constituency, their focus is on supporting local people and championing local issues. They have a small staff team who help with casework, maintain their diaries, and monitor their inbox.

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Conservative MP for North Devon

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


Topics of interest

  • Department for Energy Security and Net Zero
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Power Stations: Hydrogen
  • Question
  • Wind Power: Celtic Sea
  • Sewage: Waste Disposal
  • Business: Coronavirus

Currently held offices

  • Member, Dogs (Protection of Livestock) (Amendment) Bill Committee (since 17 Apr 2024)
  • Member, Automated Vehicles Bill [HL] Committee (since 13 Mar 2024)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (since 22 Jan 2024)
  • Member, Electronic Trade Documents Bill [HL] Second Reading Committee (since 7 Jun 2023)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Electronic Trade Documents Bill [HL] Committee (14 Jun 2023 to 19 Jun 2023)
  • Member, Electricity and Gas Transmission (Compensation) Bill Committee (18 Jan 2023 to 23 Jan 2023)
  • Member, Child Support Collection (Domestic Abuse) Bill Committee ( 7 Dec 2022 to 14 Dec 2022)
  • Member, Employment Relations (Flexible Working) Bill Committee (30 Nov 2022 to 6 Dec 2022)
  • Member, Professional Qualifications Bill [HL] Committee (12 Jan 2022 to 18 Jan 2022)
  • Member, Glue Traps (Offences) Bill Committee (12 Jan 2022 to 19 Jan 2022)
  • Member, Animal Welfare (Kept Animals) Bill Committee ( 3 Nov 2021 to 18 Nov 2021)
  • Member, Building Safety Bill Committee ( 9 Sep 2021 to 26 Oct 2021)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber 1 Jan 1970

    Bathing Waters (Monitoring and Reporting) Bill: Second Reading – Selaine Saxby. Private Members' Bills
  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Westminster Hall 1 Jan 1970

    Floating offshore wind and Allocation Round 6 of the Contracts for Difference scheme – Selaine Saxby. Westminster Hall debate; 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
  • Infected Blood Compensation Scheme 21 May 2024

    Yesterday, I spoke to an emotional constituent, Paul Jewels from Braunton, who wanted to express to Sir Brian his gratitude that the truth has come out. He contracted hepatitis C following a blood transfusion during chemotherapy in 1983, and he now trains therapy dogs to give hope and support to others. Can my right hon. Friend give him hope that compensation will be rapid and simple to...

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View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

Last updated: 13 May 2024.

1. Employment and earnings
Role, work or services: District Councillor
Until: 4 May 2023.
Payer: North Devon District Council, Brynsworthy Lane, Fremington EX31 3NS
(Registered 7 January 2020; updated 4 May 2023)
Remuneration: £5,171.04 a year paid monthly
From: 1 April 2022. Until: 25 May 2023.
Hours: 4 hrs a week approx.
(Registered 29 April 2022; updated 9 May 2023)

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