Esther McVey

The Rt Hon Esther McVey is the Conservative MP for Tatton, and has been an MP continually since 8 June 2017. She currently holds the Government post of Minister without Portfolio (Cabinet Office).

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

  • Payments from Reach Group Limited, 21st Floor, One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5AP:
    • 31 January 2023, received £500 for an article in the Daily Express. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 10 February 2023)
    • 31 January 2023, received £1,333 for four articles in the Daily Express. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 10 February 2023)
    • 2 March 2023, received £1,333 for three articles in the Daily Express. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 27 March 2023)
    • 2 March 2023, received £500 for a column in the Daily Express. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 27 March 2023)
    • 4 April 2023, received £1,333 for four articles in the Daily Express. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 17 April 2023)
    • 4 April 2023, received £500 for an article in the Daily Express. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 17 April 2023)
    • 3 May 2023, received £1,333 for four articles in the Daily Express. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 17 May 2023)
    • 6 June 2023, received £1,333 for four articles in the Daily Express. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 6 June 2023)
    • 4 July 2023, received £1,333 for four articles in the Daily Express. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 14 July 2023)
    • 1 August 2023, received £500 for one article in the Daily Express. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 3 August 2023)
    • 1 August 2023, received £1,333 for four articles in the Daily Express. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 3 August 2023)
    • 5 September 2023, received £1,683 for four articles in the Daily Express. Hours: 9 hrs. (Registered 19 September 2023)
    • 19 September 2023, received £500 for a column in the Daily Express. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 10 October 2023)
    • 3 October 2023, received £1,333 for four columns in the Daily Express. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 10 October 2023)
    • 2 November 2023, received £1,968 for five columns in the Daily Express. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 9 November 2023)
    • 5 December 2023, received £666.50 for two columns in the Daily Express. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 19 December 2023)
  • Payments from GB News, Riverbank House, 2 Swan Lane, London EC4R 3TT:
    • 26 January 2023, received £7,514.48 for presenting eight episodes of a news programme. Hours: 32 hrs. (Registered 23 February 2023)
    • 23 February 2023, received £4,036.25 for presenting four episodes of a news programme. Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 20 March 2023)
    • 31 March 2023, received £10,818.88 for presenting eight episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 28 hrs. (Registered 17 April 2023)
    • 27 April 2023, received £3,166.66 for presenting four episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 17 May 2023)
    • 25 May 2023, received £11,862.36 for presenting eight episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 28 hrs. (Registered 6 June 2023)
    • 29 June 2023, received £10,623.22 for presenting eight episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 23 hrs. (Registered 14 July 2023)
    • 27 July 2023, received £3,166.66 for presenting four episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 14 hrs. (Registered 3 August 2023)
    • 31 August 2023, received £8,014.51 for presenting eight episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 30 hrs. (Registered 19 September 2023)
    • 28 September 2023, received £4,286.23 for presenting five episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 10 October 2023)
    • 26 October 2023, received £3,916.66 for presenting four episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 18 hrs. (Registered 9 November 2023)
    • 30 November 2023, received £3,415.03 for presenting two episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 9 hrs. (Registered 19 December 2023)
  • 27 July 2023, received £4,000 from Lyrical Communications Ltd, Southwark Street, Suite 24-26 the Hop Exchange, London SE1 1TY, for a speaking event. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 3 August 2023)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: Kindred London Limited
    Address of donor: Kindred House, 17 Hartfield, London, SW19 3SE
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: One ticket and hospitality to Cheltenham Races, total value £1,000
    Date received: 14 March 2023
    Date accepted: 14 March 2023
    Donor status: company, registration 03433883
    (Registered 3 April 2023)
  • Name of donor: Arena Racing Company
    Address of donor: 4th Floor, Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London SW1P 4QP
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket to Lingfield Park Races including meal and accommodation, total value £335
    Date received: 21 January 2024
    Date accepted: 21 January 2024
    Donor status: company, registration 07997040
    (Registered 15 February 2024)

5. Gifts and benefits from sources outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (Qatar Ministry of Sports and Culture)
    Address of donor: PO Box 7559, Doha, State of Qatar
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Guest at Qatar Goodwood Festival 2023, including accommodation, hospitality and lunch, value £575
    Date received: 31 July - 2 August 2023
    Date accepted: 31 July 2023
    Donor status: other
    (Registered 21 August 2023)

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

  • From 1 October 2020, Blue Collar Productions, a television production company. (Registered 29 October 2020)

8. Miscellaneous

  • Trustee (Unpaid) of "If Chloe Can"; charity providing careers advice and support for young people. (Registered 7 July 2017)
  • From 1 October 2020, unpaid Director of Blue Collar Productions, a television production company of Miryfields Cottage, 5/7 Cann Street, Tottington BL8 3PE. (Registered 29 October 2020)