Chris Loder

Conservative MP for West Dorset

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Chris Loder’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Chris Loder sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Civil Servants: Location 21 Jul 2020

    To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, if he will make an assessment of the potential merits of moving some of the civil service functions to West Dorset constituency.
  • Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: VJ Day 21 Jul 2020

    To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what plans he is putting in place to celebrate VJ day in August 2020.
  • UK Internal Market: White Paper 16 Jul 2020

    This White Paper, in ensuring the seamless internal market within the UK that this Government are delivering, is an excellent thing, particularly given that we are delivering the democratic will of the people in leaving the EU. Does my right hon. Friend agree that it is particularly good for small and microbusinesses in vast rural constituencies such as mine, where 97% of businesses are small...

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Profile

Conservative MP for West Dorset

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Cabinet Office
  • Church Commissioners
  • Post Offices: Convictions
  • VJ Day
  • Dairy Farming: Coronavirus
  • Civil Servants: Location
  • Broadband: Rural Areas

Currently held offices

  • Member, Transport Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Jul 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from South Western Railway, 30 Stamford Street, London SE1 9LQ, for my role as a head of department:
27 December 2019, received £487.05. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 03 February 2020)
18 January 2020, received £1,571.88. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 07 February 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: Ilchester Estates
Address of donor: The Estate Office, Melbury Sampford, Dorchester DT2 0LF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: company, registration 01006592

(Registered 10 January 2020; updated 03 February 2020)
Name of donor: Ilchester Estates
Address of donor: The Estate Office, Melbury Sampford, Dorchester DT2 0LF

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

Donor status: company, registration 01006592

(Registered 10 January 2020; updated 03 February 2020)
Name of donor: IPGL Ltd
Address of donor: Level 28, Citypoint, 1 Ropemaker Street, London EC2Y 9AW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: company, registration 2011009

(Registered 10 January 2020)
Name of donor: Robert Appleby
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 10 January 2020)
Name of donor: Geoffrey Guy
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 10 January 2020)
Name of donor: William Salomon
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £15,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 February 2020)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in Western Cape, South Africa: (i). (Registered 10 January 2020)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Barrington Churchfield Ltd; management consultancy. (Registered 10 January 2020)
8. Miscellaneous
From 13 July 2020, Trustee and Director of the Jurassic Coast Trust. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 15 July 2020)

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