House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 6th June 2016

Benyon, Richard (Newbury)

Benyon, Richard (Newbury)

1. Employment and earnings

From 12 October 2015, Associate Director, Sancroft International Ltd (consultants in corporate responsibility and environmental, social, ethical and planning issues), of 46 Queen Anne's Gate, London, SW1H 9AP. Payment to be made on an ad hoc basis for work done (consultancy services and assistance with obtaining contracts). (Registered 21 October 2015)

From 15 October 2015, director and Chair of the UK Water Partnership, a not for profit company set up to promote the interests of the UK water sector. Until further notice, I will be paid £15,000 a year (£3,750 quarterly) for an expected annual commitment of 12-14 days. (Registered 28 October 2015)

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

Name of donor: West Berkshire Conservative Association
Address of donor: 6 Cheap Street, Newbury RG14 5DD
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £32,109 raised at a fundraising event, any registrable contributions to the event were registered on 20 May 2015
Donor status: unincorporated association
(Registered 04 June 2015)

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

Landholdings in Hampshire and Berkshire (some in my constituency) comprising farmland, residential and commercial property, some potential development land, woodlands and gravel workings, for some of which rent is received: (i) and (ii)
Residential and commercial property in Hackney, for which rent is received: (i) and (ii)
Rural land and property in Inverness-shire: (i)

The majority of property in these estates is held in family trusts in the trusteeship of Englefield Estate Trust Corporation Limited, of which I am Director. This is the trustee of various family trusts in all of which either I or members of my wider family have beneficial interests. (Updated 9 January 2014)


Prepared 8th June 2016