House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 13 August 2018

Austin, Ian (Dudley North)

Austin, Ian (Dudley North)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Labour Friends of Israel
Address of donor: BM LFI, London WC1N 3XX
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights, accommodation, meals, airport and taxi transfers, with a value of £1,500
Destination of visit: Washington DC, USA
Dates of visit: 23-28 March 2017
Purpose of visit: To attend meetings and the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Conference.
(Registered 12 September 2017)

Name of donor: Nokan Group
Address of donor: 48, 2 Salim, 111 Shaheed Aram, Sulaimanya, Kurdistan Region, Iraq
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, internal transport, hotels and meals with a value of approx. £3,428
Destination of visit: Erbil, Kirkuk and Slemani, Kurdistan Region in Iraq
Dates of visit: 22-28 September 2017
Purpose of visit: Kurdistan APPG visit to observe the referendum and meet party, UK business and church leaders, NGOs, British Consul staff, UK forces training Peshmerga, managers and residents of a camp for internally displaced people.
(Registered 24 October 2017)

Name of donor: United Arab Emirates Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: Al Bateen, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel and accommodation with a value of £3,800
Destination of visit: United Arab Emirates
Dates of visit: 10-16 February 2018
Purpose of visit: To attend the World Government Summit, meet with Government Ministers, Members of the Federal National Council and senior business figures, in order to build on the bilateral relationship.
(Registered 22 February 2018)

Name of donor: March of the Living UK
Address of donor: 1 Chalgrove Gardens, London N3 3PL
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, travel, accommodation and meals with a total value of £1,235
Destination of visit: Poland
Dates of visit: 9-12 April 2018
Purpose of visit: Visit to Poland to participate in the international March of the Living between Auschwitz and Birkenau, as well as visiting other Holocaust sites across the country.
(Registered 30 April 2018)

Name of donor: Australia Israel Cultural Exchange Limited (AICE)
Address of donor: Suite 836, St Kilda Road Towers, 1 Queens Road, Melbourne 3004, VIC, Australia
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Air travel, VIP airport service, accommodation and hospitality with a value of £1,750
Destination of visit: Jerusalem
Dates of visit: 6-9 July 2018
Purpose of visit: Multilateral conference and discussions on a range of issues including the Israeli-Palestinian peace process in Jerusalem between UK, Israel, Australia and USA.
(Registered 25 July 2018)

Name of donor: (1) Israeli Knesset; (2) Israeli Ministry of Jerusalem and Heritage
Address of donor: (1) Kiryat Ben-Gurion, Jerusalem 91950; (2) 3 Kaplan St, Jerusalem
Estimate of probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Accommodation and hospitality with a value of £250; (2) Accommodation and hospitality with a value of £250
Destination of visit: Israel
Date of visit: 9-11 July 2018
Purpose of visit: Multilateral conference in Jerusalem for Israeli parliamentary friendship groups and discussions on a range of issues including the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.
(Registered 03 August 2018)

 

Prepared 16th August 2018