Tom Tugendhat

The Rt Hon Tom Tugendhat is the Conservative MP for Tonbridge and Malling, and has been an MP continuously since 7 May 2015. He currently holds the Government post of Minister of State (Home Office) (Security).

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 Associated Newspapers Ltd, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, Kensington, London W8 5TT:
    • 25 November 2021, received £1,000 for an article. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 7 December 2021)
    • 20 January 2022, received £1,000 for an article. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 21 January 2022)
    • 27 January 2022, received £600 for an article. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 27 January 2022)
  • Payments from the Telegraph Media Group Ltd, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT:
    • 8 February 2022, received £250 for an article. Hours: 1 hr. Fee used to cover office costs. (Registered 8 February 2022)
    • 22 February 2022, received £250 for an article. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 22 February 2022)
    • 22 June 2022, received £250 for an article published on 12 June 2022. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 June 2022)
    • 25 July 2022, received £225 for an article published on 20 July 2022. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 25 July 2022)
    • 9 August 2022, received £200 for an article published on 26 July 2022. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 9 August 2022)
    • 23 August 2022, received £250 for an article published on 3 August 2022. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 24 August 2022)
    • 20 September 2022, received £250 for an article published on 5 September 2022. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 20 September 2022)
  • Payments from Connor Broadley Ltd, 7 Curzon St, London W1J 5HG:
    • 1 November 2021, payment of £2,500 for a speaking engagement. Hours: 1 hr. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 9 November 2021)
    • 3 November 2021, second payment of £2,500 for a speaking engagement. Hours: no additional hours. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 9 November 2021)
  • 15 November 2021, payment of £350 from Mohamed Jasim Hineidi (Director of EMAN) [private address] on behalf of the Extremist Monitoring Analysis Network (EMAN), Unit 150, Maple 2, Dubai Hills Estate, United Arab Emirates, for a speaking engagement. Hours: 2 hrs. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 30 November 2021)
  • Payment of £10,000 expected from Cazenove Capital,1 London Wall Place, London Wall, Barbican, London EC2Y 5AU, via Chartwell Partners Ltd, 26 High Street, Marlborough SN8 1LZ, for a speaking engagement on 25 November 2021. Hours: 1 hr. This fee will be used to cover office costs and research assistance. (Registered 13 December 2021)
  • 25 November 2021, received a case of wine valued at £250 from Simon Aldridge, [private address], following a speech and Q&A at Saffron Walden Conservative Constituency Association - Patrons Club. Hours: approx. 1.5 hrs. (Registered 15 December 2021)

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

  • Name of donor: Michael Spencer (Lord Spencer of Alresford)
    Address of donor: private
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £25,000 to pay for an extra member of staff to support my work as the Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee
    Date received: 1 April 2022
    Date accepted: 1 April 2022
    Donor status: individual
    (Registered 6 April 2022)
  • Name of donor: InvestUK (Group) Ltd
    Address of donor: 9 New Square, Lincoln’s Inn, London WC2A 3QN
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 to pay for an extra member of staff to support my work as the Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee
    Date received: 14 April 2022
    Date accepted: 14 April 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 10318390
    (Registered 20 April 2022)
  • Name of donor: Policy Focus Ltd
    Address of donor: 66 St James’s Street, London SW1A 1NE
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Advertising to support my campaign for leader of the Conservative Party, value £3,000
    Date received: 11 July 2022
    Date accepted: 11 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 14198072
    (Registered 8 August 2022)
  • Name of donor: Policy Focus Ltd
    Address of donor: 66 St James’s Street, London SW1A 1NE
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Debate preparation to support my campaign for leader of the Conservative Party, value £8,872.94
    Date received: 11-16 July 2022
    Date accepted: 11 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 14198072
    (Registered 8 August 2022)
  • Name of donor: Policy Focus Ltd
    Address of donor: 66 St James’s Street, London SW1A 1NE
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £15,000 to support my campaign for leader of the Conservative Party
    Date received: 11 July 2022
    Date accepted: 18 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 14198072
    (Registered 8 August 2022)
  • Name of donor: Policy Focus Ltd
    Address of donor: 66 St James’s Street, London SW1A 1NE
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 to support my campaign for leader of the Conservative Party
    Date received: 11 July 2022
    Date accepted: 18 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 14198072
    (Registered 8 August 2022)
  • Name of donor: Ian Mukherjee
    Address of donor: private
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £50,000 to support my campaign for leader of the Conservative Party
    Date received: 12 July 2022
    Date accepted: 18 July 2022
    Donor status: individual
    (Registered 8 August 2022)
  • Name of donor: Beacon Rock Ltd
    Address of donor: 54 Jermyn Street, 7th Floor, London SW1Y 6LX
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £25,000 to support my campaign for leader of the Conservative Party
    Date received: 13 July 2022
    Date accepted: 18 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 10660746
    (Registered 8 August 2022)
  • Name of donor: InvestUK Group Ltd
    Address of donor: 9 New Square, Lincoln's Inn, London WC2A 3QN
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to support my campaign for leader of the Conservative Party
    Date received: 13 July 2022
    Date accepted: 18 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 10318390
    (Registered 8 August 2022)
  • Name of donor: InvestUK Group Ltd
    Address of donor: 9 New Square, Lincoln's Inn, London WC2A 3QN
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000 to support my campaign for leader of the Conservative Party
    Date received: 19 July 2022
    Date accepted: 19 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 10318390
    (Registered 8 August 2022)
  • Name of donor: Policy Focus Ltd
    Address of donor: 66 St James’s Street, London SW1A 1NE
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,301.50 to meet residual costs for my campaign for leader of the Conservative Party
    Date received: 26 July 2022
    Date accepted: 26 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 14198072
    (Registered 8 August 2022)
  • Name of donor: Latis Group Ltd
    Address of donor: 66 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A 1NE
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Office space for staff working on my campaign for leader of the Conservative Party, estimated value £3,250
    Date received: 11 July - 20 July 2022
    Date accepted: 11 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 11901593
    (Registered 9 August 2022)
  • Name of donor: Policy Focus Ltd
    Address of donor: 66 St James’s Street, London SW1A 1NE
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Website services to support my campaign for leader of the Conservative Party, value £1,371.51
    Date received: 17-18 July 2022
    Date accepted: 17 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 14198072
    (Registered 11 August 2022)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: Somali Conservatives
    Address of donor: private
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Hotel accommodation during the Conservative Party Conference, value £812.46
    Date received: 2-5 October 2022
    Date accepted: 2 October 2022
    Donor status: friendly society
    (Registered 31 October 2022)

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

  • One property of four flats in Essonne, France, owned jointly with three family members: (i). (Registered 4 June 2015)
  • Agricultural land and forestry in Essonne, France, owned jointly with eleven family members: (i). (Registered 4 June 2015)

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

  • Lashkar and Co Ltd; strategic advice and leadership mentoring, US real estate. (Registered 04 June 2015; updated 10 January 2020)

7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000

  • From December 2019, Business Funding Research Ltd, trading as Beauhurst Ltd (corporate data). I have held these shares since before 2015, and they achieved registrable value in December 2019. (Registered 04 June 2015; updated 19 November 2018 and 10 January 2020)
  • From 15 June 2017, Crypto Quantique Ltd, a quantum encryption company. I have held these shares since 15 June 2017, and they achieved registrable value in April 2022. (Registered 30 August 2017; updated 07 April 2022)
  • From 5 April 2019, AccuRx Ltd, a software company building technology to improve communication in healthcare. I have held these shares since 6 March 2017, and they achieved registrable value in April 2019. (Registered 08 April 2019; updated 07 April 2022)

8. Miscellaneous

  • Holding below registrable threshold in Juliand Digital Ltd (productivity software). (Registered 04 June 2015; updated 19 November 2018)
  • Until 1 April 2022, commissioned officer in British Army Reserve. (Registered 04 June 2015; updated 12 April 2022)
  • From 25 March 2019, Chairman of the Conservative Friends of Afghanistan. (Registered 1 April 2019)
  • From 25 April 2018, a member (unpaid) of the advisory board of Onward, a think tank which focusses on key challenges facing the UK. (Registered 6 November 2020)
  • From 25 April 2020, Chair, and from 16 September 2021, a Director of the China Research Group, a company limited by guarantee which considers the longer term challenges arising from the rise of China and hosts relevant events online. These are unpaid roles. (Registered 06 November 2020; updated 08 October 2021)
  • From 1 April 2022, commissioned officer in Royal Naval Reserve. (Registered 12 April 2022)
  • On 18 July 2022, I accepted a further donation of £500 from Policy Focus Ltd to support my campaign for leader of the Conservative Party. (Registered 8 August 2022)