Lord Taylor of Goss Moor

Lord Taylor of Goss Moor's full title is The Lord Taylor of Goss Moor. His name is Matthew Owen John Taylor, and he is a current member of the House of Lords.

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Lord Taylor of Goss Moor.

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Category 1: Directorships

  • Director, Taylor & Garner Ltd (member's company owned 100% by member providing services on planning, housing, sustainable new communities (garden villages and towns), plus some management consultancy and related media articles/interviews); payment for the consultancy fee for chairing the Strategic Partnership Board for Carclaze Garden Village (formerly St Austell Eco-town) (see category 2) is made to Taylor & Garner Ltd; payments are also made to Taylor & Garner Ltd for consultancy services as listed above provided by member, recently Sutton Harbour Holdings plc, Larkfleet Homes, Clarion Housing Group, HGH Consulting, Poppymill Ltd, Summix (South Oxfordshire) Developments Ltd, Summix MDB Developments Ltd, Summix FHS Developments LLP and Lyneal Group Ltd
  • Chair and Non-executive Director, Kensa Group Limited (manufacturer)
  • Chair and Director, HGH Trustees Ltd (non-profit organisation established to hold shares in Hepher Grincell Ltd on behalf of the beneficiaries of the Trust; beneficiaries of the Trust are the employees of Hepher Grincell Ltd and this company owns HGH consulting which is a client of Taylor & Garner Ltd - see category 1)
  • Chair and Director, Lyneal Group EOT Limited (holds shares in Lyneal Group Ltd which operates employee benefits firms on behalf of Lyneal Group Employee Ownership Trust and this company is owned by Lyneal Group Ltd which is a client of Taylor & Garner Ltd - see category 1)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

  • Independent Chair, Strategic Partnership Board for Carclaze Garden Village (formerly St Austell Eco-town) (funded by Eco-Bos Development Limited, but the board comprises Eco-Bos, Cornwall County Council and Homes England (formerly Homes and Communities Agency)) (this work is not paid employment but Taylor & Garner Ltd receives a consultancy fee)
  • Chair, Watershare+ Advisory Panel (customer panel set up and paid for by South West Water Ltd)

Category 3: Person with significant control of a company (PSC)

  • Taylor & Garner Ltd (member's company owned 100% by member providing services on planning, housing, sustainable new communities (garden villages and towns), plus some management consultancy and related media articles/interviews)

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

  • Taylor & Garner Ltd (member's company owned 100% by member) (see category 1)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

  • Visiting Professor of Planning, Plymouth University
  • Senior Visiting Fellow, Cambridge University School of Planning (interest ceased 31 August 2022)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

  • Parish Councillor, Roche Parish Council