House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 1st October 2012

ARBUTHNOT, Rt. Hon. James (North East Hampshire)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

The Royal United Services Institute paid for flights with a value of £3,343.27 in order for me to attend and speak at a conference in Chicago from 28 to 30 March 2012. Address of payer: Whitehall , London , SW1A 2ET , The Chicago Council on Global Affairs paid for my accommodation, transfers and meals, value £583. Address: 332 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 110 D, Chicago, Illinois 60604-4416, USA. Both organisations were among the organisers and supporters of the conference. Hours: 3 days. No fee was paid. (Registered 18 April 2012)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Australia Israel Cultural Exchange

Address of donor: Suite 838, St Kilda Road Towers, 1 Queens Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,416 comprising £673 for flights; £565 for accommodation and £178 for food, incidentals and other transport

Destination of visit: Israel and the Palestinian territories

Date of visit: 7-10 January 2012

Purpose of visit: participation in the Australia Israel UK Leadership Dialogue.

(Registered 19 January 2012)

11. Miscellaneous

Non-practising barrister.

Chairman of the Conservative Friends of Israel (unremunerated).

Prepared 3rd October 2012