House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 11 December 2017

Paterson, Mr Owen (North Shropshire)

Paterson, Mr Owen (North Shropshire)

1. Employment and earnings

From 1 August 2015 until further notice, Consultant to Randox Laboratories Ltd, a clinical diagnostics company, of 55 Diamond Road, Crumlin BT29 4QY. I consulted the Advisory Committee on Business Appointments about this role. From 20 April 2017, I expect to receive £8,333 a month for a monthly commitment of 16 hours. (Registered 07 October 2015; updated 26 April 2017)

From 14 December 2016, consultant to Lynn’s Country Foods Ltd, a processor and distributor of sausages in the United Kingdom, of Down Business Park, 46 Belfast Road, Downpatrick BT30 9UP. Until further notice I expect to receive £2,000 for 4 hrs every other month (24 hrs a year) to a total of £12,000 per annum. First payment received on 25 January 2017. (Registered 27 January 2017; updated 22 February 2017)

Payment of £4,399.06 expected from the Northern Ireland Meat Exporters Association Ltd (NIMEA), Lissue House, 31 Ballinderry Road, Lisburn BT29 2SL in return for a speech on 1 March 2017. Hours: 5 hrs. Travel and accommodation also provided. (Registered 08 March 2017)

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

Name of donor: J C Bamford Excavators Ltd
Address of donor: Rocester, Staffordshire ST14 5JP
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000 for my association's fighting fund
Donor status: company, registration 0792807
(Registered 07 July 2017)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: BBC Northern Ireland
Address of donor: BBC Blackstaff House, Bruce St, Belfast BT2 7GX
Amount of donation or nature of value if donation in kind: reimbursement for expenses to appear on BBC ‘Spotlight’ programme 21 March 2017; flights £238.43; hotel £149.90; total value £388.33
Date received: 19 April 2017
Date accepted: 19 April 2017
Donor status: company, registration RC000057
(Registered 21 April 2017)

Name of donor: Randox Laboratories Ltd
Address of donor: 55 Diamond Road, Crumlin BT29 4QY
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Dinner for my wife and me at the Randox Polo International event at Gleneagles, Scotland, value £240; ticket for polo match and afternoon tea value £60; total £300
Date received: 9 September 2017
Date accepted: 9 September 2017
Donor status: company, registration NI 15738
(Registered 03 October 2017)

Name of donor: Randox Laboratories Ltd
Address of donor: 55 Diamond Road, Crumlin BT29 4QY
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Dinner for two nights at the Randox Polo event at Bushmills, Northern Ireland, value £260; ticket for polo match and afternoon tea value £30; estimated equivalent accommodation cost for two nights, value £250; total £540
Date received: 15-16 September 2017
Date accepted: 15 September 2017
Donor status: company, registration NI 15738
(Registered 03 October 2017)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: BASF, The Chemical Company
Address of donor: BASF SE, AP/K-L1555, 67177 Limburgerhof, Germany
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): travel £560; accommodation £170; hospitality approx. £100; total value £830, reimbursed on 6 January 2017.
Destination of visit: BASF Ludwigshafen, Germany
Dates of visit: 8-9 December 2016
Purpose of visit: Invited to speak on the agrochemical industry.
(Registered 27 January 2017)

Name of donor: Tönissteiner Kreis
Address of donor: Haus der Deutschen Wirtschaft, Breite Strasse 29, 10178 Berlin, Germany
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): travel £510; accommodation approx. £100; hospitality approx. £100; total value £710. Expenses reimbursed on 21 January 2017.
Destination of visit: Berlin, Germany
Date of visit: 20-21 January 2017
Purpose of visit: Speaking at Tönissteiner Kreis Annual Conference.
(Registered 22 February 2017)

Name of donor: Harvard Club Hamburg e.V.
Address of donor: c/o Brӧdermann Jahn Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH, ABC-Straße 15, 20354 Hamburg, Germany
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): travel £374.88; accommodation £228; hospitality approx. £124; total value £726.88.
Destination of visit: Hamburg, Germany
Dates of visit: 19-20 July 2017
Purpose of visit: Invited to speak to the Harvard Club Hamburg.
(Registered 15 August 2017)

Name of donor: UK2020 Ltd
Address of donor: America House, Rumford Court, Rumford Place, Liverpool L3 9DD
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights £2,958; accommodation £1,331; expenses and hospitality £1,118; total value £5,407
Destination of visit: Washington DC, USA
Date of visit: 3 - 9 October 2017
Purpose of visit: Keynote speaker at events hosted individually by the White House Writers Group, Heritage Foundation, Competitive Enterprise Institute in Washington and meetings on Capitol Hill.
(Registered 31 October 2017)

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

A share in buildings and agricultural land at Bunbury and Spurstow, Cheshire: (i) and (ii). (Updated 23 December 2014)

A share in buildings attached to my house near Ellesmere, Shropshire: (i) and (ii). (Updated 23 December 2014)

A share of a house in London: (i). (Registered 23 December 2014; updated 24 November 2016 and 21 February 2017)

8. Miscellaneous

Unpaid Chairman of UK2020 Ltd, a company limited by guarantee, which is a political think tank. The company meets my expenses associated with speaking engagements for it. (Registered 26 August 2016)

 

Prepared 13th December 2017