House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 10th August 2015

Amess, David (Southend West)

Amess, David (Southend West)

1. Employment and earnings

Until further notice, I am Parliamentary Adviser to the Caravan Club, East Grinstead House, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 1UA. I receive £6,000 a year in return for an expected commitment of 100 hours. (Updated 5 June 2015)

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

Name of donor: 97 Dining Club
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,500
Date received: 22 April 2015
Date accepted: 22 April 2015
Donor status: unincorporated association
(Registered 5 June 2015; updated 23 July 2015)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Government of Thailand
Address of donor: Royal Thai Embassy, 29-30 Queen’s Gate, London SW7 5JB
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): in country costs, hotel, transport and certain meals; total value £1,000. The costs of flights were met by a non-regisrable source.
Destination of visit: Bangkok, Thailand
Date of visit: 10-15 November 2014
Purpose of visit: discussions with the Thai government relating to the development of their new constitution and promotion of trade and cultural exchange.
(Registered 26 November 2014)

8. Miscellaneous

Chair of Board of Trustees of the Industry and Parliament Trust (Updated 11 July 2014)

Chairman of the Industry and Parliament Fellowship Committee.

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses

I employ my wife, Julia Amess, as part-time Secretary/Caseworker.

Prepared 13th August 2015