Sir Gavin Williamson

Sir Gavin Williamson is the Conservative MP for South Staffordshire, 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

  • From 20 June 2022 until further notice, Chairman of the Advisory Board of RTC Education Ltd, 153 Great Titchfield Street, London W1W 5BD. I provide general strategic advice on international business expansion and chair regular advisory board meetings. I receive £50,000 per annum, paid quarterly. Hours: 80 hrs per year. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. (Registered 22 June 2022)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • From 30 September 2016, honorary membership for life of the Carlton Club.
    (Registered 25 March 2019)

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the State of Qatar
    Address of donor: Qatar Embassy, 1 South Audley Street, London W1K 1NB
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, internal travel, and meals with a value of £3,865
    Destination of visit: Qatar
    Dates of visit: 10-15 February 2022
    Purpose of visit: APPG for Qatar visit to meet ministers and officials to discuss Qatar's humanitarian and political response to the Afghanistan crisis, preparations for the World Cup, workers' rights reform and bilateral relations.
    (Registered 1 March 2022)
  • Name of donor: Somaliland Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture
    Address of donor: Hargeisa, Somaliland
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, meals and miscellaneous costs, value £4,620.78
    Destination of visit: Somaliland
    Dates of visit: 16-21 February 2022
    Purpose of visit: Trade and political visit, including meetings with the Somaliland President and other ministers and a visit to Berbera port.
    (Registered 8 March 2022)

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

  • From 25 October 2021, Gratton Lansdowne, a company set up to manage my financial affairs and investments. (Registered 19 November 2021)