Dr Liam Fox

The Rt Hon Dr Liam Fox is the Conservative MP for North Somerset, and has been an MP continuously since 9 April 1992.

Registered Interests

The Register of Members’ Financial Interests is updated fortnightly online when the House is sitting, and less frequently at other times. Interests remain in the Register for twelve months after the interest has ended.

The interests set out below are those included in the most recently published version of the Register. All versions of the Register can be found here.

1. Employment and earnings

  • Contract with Quercus Editions Limited for writing a book. Address: Quercus Editions Limited, 55 Baker Street, 7th Floor, South Block, London, W1U 8EW.
  • Payments from Associated Newspapers Ltd, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT:
    • Payment of £600 expected for an article for the Mail on Sunday written on 15 January 2022 and published on 16 January 2022. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 1 March 2022)
  • Payments from WorldPR, Humboldt Tower, East 53 Street, Panama City, Urb. Marbella, Republic of Panama:
    • Payment of £10,000 expected as a six-month retainer fee covering 1 September 2021 to 28 February 2022. If required, I will provide advice on Business and International Politics, and payments will be listed below. Hours: none to date. (Registered 15 September 2021)
    • Payment of £10,000 expected as a six-month retainer fee covering 1 March 2022 to 31 August 2022. If required, I will provide advice on Business and International Politics, and payments will be listed below. Hours: none to date. (Registered 6 April 2022)
    • 5 August 2022, received £2,301 as part of a six-month retainer fee covering 1 March 2022 to 31 August 2022. If required, I will provide advice on Business and International Politics, and payments will be listed below. Hours: none to date. (Registered 26 August 2022)

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)

  • Name of donor: James Thomas
    Address of donor: private
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
    Date received: 19 November 2021
    Date accepted: 16 December 2021
    Donor status: individual
    (Registered 29 December 2021)
  • Name of donor: BMJ Waste Ltd
    Address of donor: 20 Peterborough Road, Harrow HA1 2BQ
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
    Date received: 24 November 2021
    Date accepted: 16 December 2021
    Donor status: company, registration 08080948
    (Registered 29 December 2021)
  • 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: £8,600
    Date received: 24 November 2021
    Date accepted: 16 December 2021
    Donor status: company, registration 06317947
    (Registered 29 December 2021)
  • Name of donor: Dr Maurizio Bragagni OBE
    Address of donor: private
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
    Date received: 16 February 2022
    Date accepted: 14 March 2022
    Donor status: individual
    (Registered 30 March 2022)
  • Name of donor: The Bristol Port Company
    Address of donor: Level 8, 71 Queen Victoria Street, London EC4V 4AY
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
    Date received: 28 February 2022
    Date accepted: 25 March 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 2542406
    (Registered 30 March 2022)
  • Name of donor: R & R Assets Management Ltd
    Address of donor: 428 Long Drive, Greenford UB6 8UH
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
    Date received: 17 March 2022
    Date accepted: 30 March 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 09101090
    (Registered 30 March 2022)
  • Name of donor: Partners & Limited
    Address of donor: MRIB House, 25 Amersham Hill, High Wycombe HP13 6NU
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
    Date received: 15 March 2022
    Date accepted: 11 April 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 00497227
    (Registered 29 April 2022)
  • Name of donor: Surescreen Diagnostics Ltd
    Address of donor: 1 Prime Park Way, Prime Enterprise Park, Derby DE1 3QB
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £20,000
    Date received: 1 June 2022
    Date accepted: 24 June 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 03235601
    (Registered 13 July 2022)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • I have accepted Honorary Membership for life of the Carlton Club.

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Emad El Dukair
    Address of donor: private
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Hotel accommodation with a value of £900
    Destination of visit: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Dates of visit: 26-28 October 2021
    Purpose of visit: To attend the Future Investment Initiative Institute Conference.
    (Registered 19 November 2021)
  • Name of donor: Halifax International Security Forum
    Address of donor: 1740 N Street NW Washington D.C. 20036 United States
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and hotel accommodation with an approx. value of £7,187.84
    Destination of visit: Halifax, Canada
    Dates of visit: 19-21 November 2021
    Purpose of visit: To speak at the Halifax International Security Forum Annual Conference.
    (Registered 09 December 2021; updated 16 December 2021)
  • Name of donor: Conservative Friends of America
    Address of donor: private
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Hotel accommodation and internal travel for me and staff member, value £3,677.62 and fights and two additional nights hotel accommodation for my staff member, value £1,726.01, total value £5,403.63
    Destination of visit: New York and Washington, United States
    Dates of visit: 15-19 November 2021
    Purpose of visit: To speak at various political events.
    (Registered 10 December 2021)
  • Name of donor: Heritage Foundation
    Address of donor: 214 Massachusetts Ave NE, Washington DC, 20002-4999
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and hotel accommodation for a staff member and me, total approx. value £14,990
    Destination of visit: Georgia, United States
    Dates of visit: 5-8 January 2022
    Purpose of visit: Keynote speaker at the Awakening Conference.
    (Registered 28 January 2022)
  • Name of donor: Middle East Forum Ltd
    Address of donor: New Derwent House, 69-73 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TA
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and hotel accommodation, approx. value £2,741
    Destination of visit: Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE
    Dates of visit: 9-13 January 2022
    Purpose of visit: UK Abraham Accords Group Parliamentary Delegation.
    (Registered 28 January 2022)
  • Name of donor: Hungary Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
    Address of donor: Budapest, Bem rkp. 47, 1027 Hungary
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and hotel accommodation for a staff member and me, plus some small gifts, total approx. value £2,810
    Destination of visit: Budapest, Hungary
    Dates of visit: 20-21 January 2022
    Purpose of visit: To speak at the Hungarian Diplomatic Academy and the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade.
    (Registered 31 January 2022)
  • Name of donor: University of Lodz
    Address of donor: ul. Prez. Gabriela Narutowicza 68, 90-136 Łódź, Poland
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Hotel accommodation, approx. value £100
    Destination of visit: Lodz, Poland
    Dates of visit: 9-11 March 2022
    Purpose of visit: To deliver the Dean’s Lecture at the University.
    (Registered 30 March 2022)
  • Name of donor: Atlantic Society, College of Europe
    Address of donor: Dijver 11, 8000 Bruges, Belgium
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Hotel accommodation and flights for me and staff member, approx. value £500
    Destination of visit: Bruges, Belgium
    Dates of visit: 15-16 March 2022
    Purpose of visit: Speech and panel discussion.
    (Registered 30 March 2022)
  • Name of donor: Middle East Forum Ltd
    Address of donor: New Derwent House, 69-73 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TA
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and hotel accommodation for me and a staff member, total approx. value £8,835.12
    Destination of visit: Manama, Bahrain
    Dates of visit: 4-7 April 2022
    Purpose of visit: UK Abraham Accords Group Parliamentary Delegation.
    (Registered 12 April 2022)
  • Name of donor: The Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco to the United Kingdom
    Address of donor: 6 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0DH
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and hotel accommodation, approx. value £2,450
    Destination of visit: Morocco
    Dates of visit: 31 May - 3 June 2022
    Purpose of visit: UK Abraham Accords Group Parliamentary Delegation, meetings with the Foreign Minister, Speaker of the House, the General Confederation of Moroccan Enterprises and visiting a new university, Mohammed VI Polytechnic University.
    (Registered 17 June 2022)
  • Name of donor: Middle East Forum Ltd
    Address of donor: New Derwent House, 69-73 Theobalds Rd, London WC1X 8TA
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights £3,192.36; hotel accommodation £360; total value £3,552.36
    Destination of visit: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Dates of visit: 27-30 June 2022
    Purpose of visit: UK Abraham Accords Group visit to speak at various events and receive award for Outstanding Contribution to Economic Diplomacy 2022.
    (Registered 21 July 2022)
  • Name of donor: Alliance for Public Awareness
    Address of donor: Union House, 111 New Union Street, Coventry CV1 2NT
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and hotel accommodation for me and a staff member, total approx. value £1,870.62
    Destination of visit: Tirana, Albania
    Dates of visit: 22-24 July 2022
    Purpose of visit: To Speak at the Free Iran World Summit 2022.
    (Registered 12 August 2022)
  • Name of donor: Conservative Friends of America
    Address of donor: private
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and hotel accommodation for me and a staff member, total approx. value £6,614.77
    Destination of visit: Washington DC, USA
    Dates of visit: 25-27 July 2022
    Purpose of visit: To speak at various political events.
    (Registered 12 August 2022)

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year

  • Residential property in London SE1: (i) and (ii). (Registered 20 October 2011)

7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital

  • From 11 February 2022 until 14 July 2022, Clean Tech Events Ltd. (Registered 13 July 2022; updated 14 July 2022)

8. Miscellaneous

  • From 15 July 2021, Chair of the UK Abraham Accords Group. The purpose of the group is to provide a UK forum to promote the Accords and the wider cause of peace across the Middle East. I consulted ACoBA about this unpaid role. (Registered 15 July 2021)
  • From 30 July 2021, UK Chair, and from 23 May 2022, a Director of the Conservative Friends of America. These are unpaid roles. (Registered 30 July 2021; updated 16 June 2022)
  • From 13 September 2021, unpaid adviser to Arcs Energy. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 15 September 2021)
  • From 18 October 2021, Chair of the Global Britain Commission. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 22 October 2021)