Mr Barry Sheerman

Mr Barry Sheerman is the Labour (Co-op) MP for Huddersfield, and has been an MP continuously since 3 May 1979.

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.

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

  • Small one-bedroom flat in London: (i).

8. Miscellaneous

  • From 9 July 2021, President of the Parliamentary Advisory Committee for Transport Safety (PACTS). Prior to 9 July 2021, I was the Chair of Trustees. This is an unpaid role. (Updated 29 November 2021)
  • From 7 May 2020, Chair of the Westminster Commission on Road Air Quality, a limited by guarantee social enterprise. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 2 March 2021)
  • 23 November 2020, Chair of Thames Renaissance Ltd, an independent body which gathers data in order to inform more effective and constructive use of the River Thames. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 2 March 2021)
  • From 1 August 2015, Chair (currently unpaid) of Optimised Waste Logistics Group (OWL), which is managed by CMS SupaTrak Ltd, Delta 1200, Welton Road, Swindon, SN5 7XZ. (Registered 18 May 2016; updated 27 May 2016 and 11 March 2021)
  • From 25 October 1995, Chair of Policy Connect, a cross-party think tank focusing on education, industry, sustainability and health. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 23 November 2021)
  • From 24 August 2007, Chair of the John Clare Trust, which runs John Clare Cottage, preserving it and the poet’s works for future generations. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 23 November 2021)
  • From 2 January 2015, Director of the Fairlife Foundation, a registered charity focused on improving financial products and promoting financial education. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 23 November 2021)