Johnny Mercer

The Rt Hon Johnny Mercer is the Conservative MP for Plymouth, Moor View, and has been an MP continuously since 7 May 2015. He currently holds the Government post of Minister of State (Cabinet Office) (Minister for Veterans' Affairs).

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 23 May 2022 until 7 July 2022, adviser to WithYouWithMe, 10 John Street, London WC1N 2EB, a veteran employment organisation. I received £1,000 a week, paid monthly, for providing advice on UK Armed Forces veteran talent. Hours: 8 hrs per week. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. (Registered 10 June 2022; updated 15 July 2022)
  • Payments from Cloud 9 Productions, 2a Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0HF:
    • 22 July 2022, received £3,280 for participating in a documentary. Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 15 August 2022)
    • 18 October 2022, received £9,840 for filming a TV programme. Hours: 32 hrs. (Registered 4 November 2022)

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

  • Name of donor: The Cayzer Trust
    Address of donor: Cayzer House, 30 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6NN
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
    Date received: 20 May 2022
    Date accepted: 20 May 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 04987694
    (Registered 31 May 2022)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: DXC Technology
    Address of donor: Royal Pavilion, Wellesley Road, Aldershot GU11 1PZ
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: One ticket with hospitality to Arsenal v Manchester United, value £500
    Date received: 4 September 2022
    Date accepted: 4 September 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 00053419
    (Registered 12 October 2022)

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

  • From 9 November 2018, Mercer Consulting Associates Ltd (not trading). (Registered 17 September 2019)

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses

  • I employ my wife, Felicity Cornelius-Mercer, as Principal Secretary. (Registered 02 June 2015; updated 28 April 2016 and 24 April 2018)