House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 17 December 2018

Blunt, Crispin (Reigate)

Blunt, Crispin (Reigate)

1. Employment and earnings

Payments received from Ipsos Mori, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing opinion surveys:

14 September 2017, received £200 for survey completed on 14 July 2017. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 December 2017)

Payment of £200 expected for survey completed on 15 December 2017. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 December 2017)

From 22 March 2018 until further notice, I am retained by Wena Consult Ltd of Cranbrook House, 61 Cranbrook Road, Ilford IP1 4PG. I provide advice on UK exports to Middle Eastern markets. I received £20,000 on 22 March 2018 and I expect to receive £20,000 in arrears each March for a minimum of 80 hours’ work each year. (Registered 17 April 2018)

8 May 2018, received £5,000 from Irvine Thanvi Natas Solicitors, No 5 The Office Village, Romford Rd, London E15 4EA, for work done as part of an advisory panel. Hours: approx. 50 hrs. (Registered 15 June 2018)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Kingdom of Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: P.O. Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, transport, food and accommodation with a value of £3,250
Destination of visit: Bahrain
Dates of visit: 7-11 December 2017
Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation, with the Conservative Middle East Council, to the IISS Manama Dialogue 2017 in order to gain a deeper understanding of the strategic links between the Kingdom of Bahrain and the wider Gulf States and the UK.
(Registered 13 December 2017)

Name of donor: Lords and Commons Cricket Club
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £985 towards in country accommodation costs
Destination of visit: Melbourne and Sydney, Australia
Date of visit: 27 December 2017 – 6 January 2018
Purpose of visit: to participate in an inter-parliamentary cricket tournament and to raise funds for two local charities.
(Registered 24 January 2018)

Name of donor: (1) Privateer Holdings Inc (2) Botanica Inc
Address of donor: (1) 1920 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle, Washington State, USA (2) 3300 1st Avenue S, #100, WA98134, Seattle, Washington State, USA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Hotel accommodation, subsistence, air fares, air and road transport provided to a total of £2,532 (2) £3,750 paid to me on 3 April 2018 for the travel and accommodation costs of two accompanying staff members, one of whom is employed by another Member of Parliament
Destination of visit: Seattle, Washington State, USA
Dates of visit: 9-15 April 2018
Purpose of visit: To understand the regulatory, licensing and economic issues around the cannabis industry in Washington State.
(Registered 01 May 2018; updated 09 May 2018)

Name of Donor: Forward Thinking
Address of donor: The Griffin Building, 83 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1R 5AR
Estimate of the probable value, or amount of any donation: accommodation, flights and taxis with a total value of £1,893
Destination of visit: New York City, USA
Dates of visit: 22-25 September 2018
Purpose of visit: to attend a conference of the Helsinki dialogue process in the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly.
(Registered 19 October 2018)

Name of donor: (1) Kamal Exchange Company; (2) Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan;
Address of donor: (1) Al -Shareef Naser Bin Jameel Street, Bldg. 157 Near Sport City Circle, Amman, Jordan. (2) Royal Court, Raghadan, Amman, Jordan;
Estimate of the probable value, or amount of any donation: for me and a researcher, (1) flights to and from Jordan costing a total of £3,730 and (2) accommodation costing a total of £568.88.
Destination of visit: Amman, Jordan
Dates of visit: 18-21 September 2018
Purpose of visit: to examine the current political, security and economic situation of Jordan and assess the implications for the United Kingdom.
(Registered 22 October 2018)


Prepared 19th December 2018