Matt Hancock

Matt Hancock is the Conservative MP for West Suffolk, and has been an MP continuously since 6 May 2010.

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

  • 7 October 2021, received £2,000 from DMG Media (Publisher of the Mail on Sunday), Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT, for a newspaper article. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 7 October 2021)
  • Payments from The Telegraph, 111 Buckingham Palace Road London SW1W 0DT, for newspaper articles:
    • 30 November 2021, received £800. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 7 December 2021)
    • 25 January 2022, received £350. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 21 February 2022)
    • 5 April 2022, received £350. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 9 May 2022)
    • 17 May 2022, received £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 May 2022)
  • 2 December 2021, received £480 from Finito World, The Employability News Channel, Sutherland House, 3 Lloyd's Ave, London EC3N 3DS, for a magazine article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 7 December 2021)
  • Payments from the Daily Mail, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT, for newspaper articles:
    • 13 January 2022, received £2,000. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 14 January 2022)
    • 7 April 2022, received £1,000. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 9 May 2022)
    • 5 May 2022, received £750. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 9 May 2022)
    • 26 May 2022, further payment of £1,000 for an article. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 9 June 2022)
  • 14 June 2022, received £2,447.81 from the Forum of the Pharmaceutical Industry in Austria, Herrengasse 6-8/3/5, 1010, Wien, Austria, for a speaking engagement. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 15 June 2022)

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

  • Name of donor: Disciple Media Ltd
    Address of donor: Colonial Buildings, 59-61 Hatton Garden, London EC1N 8LS
    Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Digital app, market value £3,588 per annum
    Date received: 1 February 2021 - 31 January 2022
    Date accepted: 1 February 2021
    Donor status: company, registration 08075740
    (Registered 4 February 2021)
  • Name of donor: Disciple Media
    Address of donor: Colonial Building, 59-61 Hatton Garden, London EC1N 8LS
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Digital app, market value £6,528 per annum
    Date received: 1 February 2022 - 31 January 2023
    Date accepted: 1 February 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 08075740
    (Registered 1 February 2022)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: Global Media and Entertainment Ltd
    Address of donor: 30 Leicester Square, London WC2H 7LA
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four tickets to the Capital Jingle Bell Ball, total value approximately £400
    Date received: 11 December 2021
    Date accepted: 11 December 2021
    Donor status: company, registration 06251684
    (Registered 4 January 2022)
  • Name of donor: BPI
    Address of donor: Riverside Building, County Hall, Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7JA
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets to the Brits, total value £2,040
    Date received: 8 February 2022
    Date accepted: 8 February 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 1132389
    (Registered 14 February 2022)

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Hawksmoor Technology Advisors Ltd
    Address of donor: Gabriels Manor, Marsh Green Road, Marsh Green, EdenbridgeTN8 5PP
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, £6,995; New York accommodation, £544; Miami accommodation, £3,112; conference ticket, £987; total value £11,638
    Destination of visit: New York and Miami
    Dates of visit: 16-23 May 2022
    Purpose of visit: To attend the Permissionless Experience conference.
    (Registered 14 June 2022)

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

  • From 25 January 2021, Topwood Limited, shredding, storage and security systems. (Shares under a delegated management arrangement.) (Registered 16 March 2021; updated 21 September 2021) This is an update to an entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 21 September 2021. Paragraph 15 of chapter 4 of the Guide to the Rules refers.

8. Miscellaneous

  • From 8 May 2022, Director and sole member of the Centre for Neurodiversity Ltd, a not-for-profit company, limited by guarantee, which aims to further the cause of identifying and supporting those with neurodiverse conditions. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 01 June 2022; updated 14 June 2022)