House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 20 March 2017

Collins, Damian (Folkestone and Hythe)

Collins, Damian (Folkestone and Hythe)

1. Employment and earnings

From December 2015, Member of the advisory board of the Author’s Licensing and Collecting Society, 1st Floor, Barnard's Inn, 86 Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1EN. This involves attending four meetings a year (4 hrs each) and until further notice, receiving a quarterly payment of £1,500. The first of these was received on 31 January 2016. Hours: 16 hrs per year. (Registered 19 February 2016)

7 March 2017, further payment of £5,740 from Harper Collins, The News Building, 1 London Bridge St, London SE1 9GF, following the publication of my book. Hours: impossible to calculate. (Registered 08 March 2017)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: Chelsea Football Club
Address of donor: Stamford Bridge, Fulham Road, London, SW6 1HS
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a ticket to watch Chelsea v Man Utd, total value including hospitality £714
Date received: 23 October 2016
Date accepted: 23 October 2016
Donor status: company, registration 1965149
(Registered 23 February 2017)

Name of donor: Channel 4
Address of donor: 124-126 Horseferry Rd, Westminster, London SW1P 2TX
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets to the BAFTAs, total value including hospitality £1,840
Date received: 11 February 2017
Date accepted: 11 February 2017
Donor status: company, registration 01533774
(Registered 24 February 2017)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Qatar
Address of donor: Qatar Embassy, 1 South Audley Street, London W1K 1NB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): air travel, food and accommodation with an approximate value of £5,100
Destination of visit: Qatar
Dates of visit: 14-17 February 2017
Purpose of visit: British-Qatar APPG visit to meet Ministers and officials, and visit World Cup sites to discuss issues relating to workers rights and welfare.
(Registered 23 February 2017)

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

Flat in London: (i) and (ii).


Prepared 23rd March 2017