Keir Starmer

The Rt Hon Keir Starmer is the Labour MP for Holborn and St Pancras, and has been an MP continuously since 7 May 2015. He currently undertakes the role of Leader of HM Official Opposition. In addition, he is Leader of the Labour Party.

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 the Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society, Fifth floor, Shackleton House, 4 Battle Bridge Lane, London SE1 2HX, as copyright payments for books written before my election to Parliament:
    • 29 September 2021, received £135.78. Hours: none. (Registered 15 November 2021) This is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 4 August 2022. Paragraph 15 of chapter 4 of the Guide to the Rules refers.
    • 23 March 2022, received £317.23. Hours: none. (Registered 13 May 2022) This is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 4 August 2022. Paragraph 15 of chapter 4 of the Guide to the Rules refers.
    • 14 September 2022, received £184.76. Hours: none. (Registered 15 September 2022)
  • 19 April 2022, received £18,450 from Harper Collins, the News Building, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF, via Peters Fraser & Dunlop, 55 New Oxford Street, London WC1A 1BS, as an advance payment for a book. Hours: 1-5 hrs per week since March 2020. (Registered 18 May 2022) This is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 4 August 2022. Paragraph 15 of chapter 4 of the Guide to the Rules refers.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation

  • Name of donor: John Armitage
    Address of donor: private
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £12,500 to support the running of my office as Leader of the Labour Party
    Donor status: individual
    (Registered 19 July 2022)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: Premier League
    Address of donor: Brunel Building, 57 North Wharf Road, London W2 1HQ
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four box tickets with lunch for Arsenal vs Watford, total value £2,160
    Date received: 7 November 2021
    Date accepted: 7 November 2021
    Donor status: company, registration 02719699
    (Registered 22 November 2021)
  • Name of donor: Tim Benson
    Address of donor: private
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Oil painting, value £1,500
    Date received: 23 November 2021
    Date accepted: 23 November 2021
    Donor status: individual
    (Registered 20 December 2021)
  • Name of donor: Just Eat
    Address of donor: Fleet Place House, Fleet Pl, Farringdon, London EC4M 7RF
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: A ticket to Taste of London given to a member of staff, value £192
    Date received: 8 July 2021
    Date accepted: 8 July 2021
    Donor status: company, registration 04656315
    (Registered 23 December 2021)
    This is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 4 August 2022. Paragraph 15 of chapter 4 of the Guide to the Rules refers.
  • Name of donor: Just Eat
    Address of donor: Fleet Place House, Fleet Pl, Farringdon, London EC4M 7RF
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: A ticket to the British Kebab Awards given to a member of staff, value £522
    Date received: 29 October 2021
    Date accepted: 29 October 2021
    Donor status: company, registration 04656315
    (Registered 23 December 2021)
    This is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 4 August 2022. Paragraph 15 of chapter 4 of the Guide to the Rules refers.
  • Name of donor: Saracens Ltd
    Address of donor: StoneX Stadium, Greenlands Lane, London NW4 1RL
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four tickets, with lunch and drinks, for Saracens v Bath rugby match, total value £1,800
    Date received: 5 February 2022
    Date accepted: 5 February 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 03110665
    (Registered 22 February 2022)
  • Name of donor: Crystal Palace Football Club
    Address of donor: Selhurst Park Stadium, Holmesdale Road, London SE25 6PU
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Directors Box hospitality for two people, value £720
    Date received: 4 April 2022
    Date accepted: 4 April 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 07270793
    (Registered 05 May 2022)
    This is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 4 August 2022. Paragraph 15 of chapter 4 of the Guide to the Rules refers.
  • Name of donor: Practico Ltd.
    Address of donor: 20 Draycot Road, London E11 2NX
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for West Ham vs Arsenal, approx. value £385
    Date received: 1 May 2022
    Date accepted: 1 May 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 7804648
    (Registered 5 May 2022)
  • Name of donor: Watford Football Club
    Address of donor: Vicarage Road Stadium, Stadium way, Watford WD180ER
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four tickets for Watford vs Arsenal, value £1,416
    Date received: 6 March 2022
    Date accepted: 6 March 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 104194
    (Registered 06 May 2022)
    This is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 4 August 2022. Paragraph 15 of chapter 4 of the Guide to the Rules refers.
  • Name of donor: Tottenham Hotspur
    Address of donor: Lilywhite House, 782 High Road, London N17 0BX
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four tickets with hospitality for Tottenham Hotspur vs Arsenal, total value £532.64
    Date received: 12 May 2022
    Date accepted: 12 May 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 57186
    (Registered 27 May 2022)
  • Name of donor: Premier League
    Address of donor: Brunel Building, 57 North Wharf Road, London W2 1HQ
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four tickets with hospitality for Everton vs Arsenal, total value £1,800
    Date received: 22 May 2022
    Date accepted: 22 May 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 2719699
    (Registered 7 June 2022)
  • Name of donor: The Royal Parks Ltd
    Address of donor: The Old Police House, Hyde Park, London W22UH
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four tickets with hospitality for an Adele concert at Hyde Park, total value £479
    Date received: 1 July 2022
    Date accepted: 1 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 10016100
    (Registered 4 July 2022)
  • Name of donor: All England Lawn Tennis Club (Championships) Ltd
    Address of donor: Church Road, Wimbledon, London SW19 5AE
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets with hospitality for the Royal Box at Wimbledon, total value £740
    Date received: 7 July 2022
    Date accepted: 7 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 07546773
    (Registered 8 July 2022)
  • Name of donor: The Football Association
    Address of donor: Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London HA9 0WS
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four tickets with hospitality to the Women’s European Semi Final, total value £1,000
    Date received: 26 July 2022
    Date accepted: 26 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 77797
    (Registered 28 July 2022)
  • Name of donor: Commonwealth Games Federation
    Address of donor: 55-58 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5JH, United Kingdom
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: One ticket to the Opening Ceremony for myself (£290) and hospitality for a pre Games reception for me and a member of my staff (£160), total value, £450
    Date received: 28 July 2022
    Date accepted: 28 July 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 10449637
    (Registered 23 August 2022)
  • Name of donor: Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo Ltd
    Address of donor: Air Officer Scotland, 25 Learmonth Terrace, Edinburgh EH4 1NZ
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: For me and a member of staff, two tickets for the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, including a pre-reception and transport between RAF HQ and Edinburgh Castle, total value £773.48
    Date received: 12 August 2022
    Date accepted: 12 August 2022
    Donor status: company, registration SC128255
    (Registered 6 September 2022)
  • Name of donor: Swansea City AFC Ltd
    Address of donor: Swansea.com Stadium, Landore, Swansea SA1 2FA
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four tickets with hospitality to Swansea vs Luton championship match, total value £1,200
    Date received: 20 August 2022
    Date accepted: 20 August 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 00123414
    (Registered 6 September 2022)
  • Name of donor: Edwyn Collins
    Address of donor: private
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: A gift of band merchandise, including original artwork, total value £350
    Date received: 2 September 2022
    Date accepted: 2 September 2022
    Donor status: individual
    (Registered 9 September 2022)
  • Name of donor: Morgan's Hotel Ltd
    Address of donor: Morgan’s Hotel, Somerset Place, Swansea SA1 1RR
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Loan of a house in Swansea for three nights for four people, value £3,000 (£1,000 per night)
    Date received: 18-21 August 2022
    Date accepted: 18 August 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 04201688
    (Registered 13 September 2022)
  • 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: Six tickets with hospitality for Doncaster Races, total value £3,024. Due to the passing of HM Queen Elizabeth II, the party did not attend.
    Date received: 10 September 2022
    Date accepted: 10 September 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 07997040
    (Registered 13 September 2022)
  • Name of donor: The Football Association
    Address of donor: Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London HA9 0WS
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four tickets with hospitality for the England vs USA Women’s Football Match at Wembley, value £580
    Date received: 7 October 2022
    Date accepted: 7 October 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 77797
    (Registered 7 October 2022)
  • Name of donor: Jonathan Goldstein
    Address of donor: private
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four tickets with hospitality for Chelsea vs Arsenal, value £1,650
    Date received: 6 November 2022
    Date accepted: 6 November 2022
    Donor status: individual
    (Registered 7 November 2022)
  • Name of donor: Arsenal Football Club
    Address of donor: Highbury House, 75 Drayton Park, London N5 1BU
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Received via the English Football League as the competition organiser, two tickets with hospitality for Arsenal vs Brighton, value £1,080
    Date received: 9 November 2022
    Date accepted: 9 November 2022
    Donor status: company, registration 00109244
    (Registered 10 November 2022)

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

  • Until 29 April 2021 in conjunction with another property, and from 14 March 2022, a field in Oxted, Surrey: (i). (Registered 04 August 2022) This is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 4 August 2022. Paragraph 15 of chapter 4 of the Guide to the Rules refers.

8. Miscellaneous

  • Member of the Youth Justice Legal Centre’s advisory board. The centre was set up by Just for Kids Law. (Registered 5 June 2015)
  • Leeds University Law Faculty Advisory Board. (Registered 5 June 2015)
  • Director of The Death Penalty Project. (Registered 5 June 2015)
  • From 1 October 2015, Member of Advisory Board, European Institute, University College, London. (Registered 6 January 2016)
  • From 1 December 2015, Patron, Sante Refugee Mental Health Project, 12 Salcombe Lodge, Lissenden Gardens, London NW5 1LZ. (Registered 6 January 2016)
  • From 1 May 2015, Associate Tenant, Doughty Street Chambers. (Registered 6 January 2016)