House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 11th March 2013

HEMMING, John (Birmingham, Yardley)

1. Remunerated directorships

JHC plc; software.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

I am Senior Partner of JHC (aka John Hemming and Company) LLP; a software house.

Senior Partner in MarketNet and Music Mercia International (part of John Hemming Trading, 78 Alcester Road, Birmingham B13 8BB).

John Hemming has two self-employed sources of revenue outside parliament: JHC (John Hemming & Co) LLP for which he had a taxable profit of £154,149 in 2011/12 and John Hemming Trading for which he had a profit of £9,943 in 2011/12.  The time taken was under 100 hours for that year.   (Registered 1 February 2013)

Hours: 4 hours per month in 2012 and additional 4 hours in October 2012. (Registered 11 October 2012)

I have written, recorded and released a song "Bring the sunshine in", proceeds to Justice for Families (of which I am unremunerated chairman) and the Angela Cannings Foundation.

Payments for completing opinion surveys for ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA. All donated to charity.

4 January 2012, £65. 15 mins. (Registered 4 September 2012)

15 February 2012, £75. 15 mins. (Registered 4 September 2012)

11 April 2012, £75. 15 mins. (Registered 4 September 2012)

15 June 2012, £75. 15 mins. (Registered 4 September 2012)

14 July 2012, £75. 15 mins. (Registered 4 September 2012)

23 August 2012, £75. 15 mins. (Registered 4 September 2012)

The Institute of Cultural Diplomacy, Kurfürstendamm 207,  10719 Berlin met travel, food and accommodation costs of approximately £1,000 for me to give a speech at a conference in Berlin on 1-2 March. No fee paid. Hours: 1.5 days. (Registered 14 March 2012)

Payment of £100 for completing survey for Danone Baby Nutrition, Nutricia Ltd, Newmarket Avenue, White Horse Business Park, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 0XQ. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 4 September 2012;updated 6 November 2012)

4. Sponsorships

The salary of a member of my staff is paid by Birmingham City Council.

8. Land and Property

Two flats in London, from one of which rental income is received.

House and office building in Birmingham, from which rental income is received.

Farmland and woodland in Devon, from which rental income is received.

9. Registrable shareholdings

(a) JHC plc; software

JHC LLP; software

John Hemming Trading Ltd

(b) Bank of Ireland


Irish Life

Lloyds Bank (registered 9 December 2011)

BP (registered 30 July 2012)

Total (registered 30 July 2012)

Statoil (registered 30 July 2012)

Shell (registered 30 July 2012)

11. Miscellaneous

Partner and director of JHC LLP; software.

Prepared 13th March 2013