House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 2 September 2019

Johnson, Joseph (Orpington)

Johnson, Joseph (Orpington)

1. Employment and earnings

30 November 2018, received £650 from the Spectator, 22 Old Queen Street, London SW1H 9HP, for an article. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 20 December 2018)

Payments for articles, from the Financial Times, 1 Southwark Bridge, London SE1 9HL:

15 January 2019, received £1,440. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 16 January 2019)

28 May 2019, received £660. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 17 June 2019)

Payments from Coller Holdings, Park House, 116 Park Street, London W1K 6AF, via Peters Fraser & Dunlop Literary Agents, 55 New Oxford Street, London WC1A 1BS:

21 January 2019, received advance payment of £85,000 for a non-fiction book. Hours: estimated at 150-200 hrs between January and July 2019. (Registered 04 February 2019; updated 14 February 2019 and 23 July 2019)

15 July 2019, received advance payment of £30,600 on delivery of a non-fiction book. Hours: no further hours expected. (Registered 19 July 2019)

7 March 2019, received £5,000 for a speaking engagement from Dechert LLP, 160 Queen Victoria Street, London EC4V 4QQ, via Speaker’s Corner Ltd, Unit 31, Highbury Studios, 10 Hornsey Street, London N7 8EL. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 01 April 2019)

From 1 May 2019 to 25 July 2019, member of the Advisory Board of Noric Swiss GmbH, an engineering group active in foundation industries, of Olsbergerstrasse 2, 4310 Rheinfelden, Switzerland. I consulted ACoBA about this role, for which I was paid £4,167 a month for a monthly commitment of two days (15 hrs approx). (Registered 28 May 2019; updated 26 July 2019)

19 July 2019, received £6,000 from JLA Speakers Bureau, 14 Berners Street, London W1T 3LJ, for a speech to the AM100 Dinner in Birmingham on 19 June 2019, on behalf of Bauer Consumer Media Ltd, Media House, Lynch Wood, Peterborough PE2 6EA. Hours: 6 hrs. Train tickets and hotel accommodation also provided by the payer. (Registered 19 July 2019)

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)

Name of donor: TBE (Southern) Ltd
Address of donor: 2nd Floor, The Atrium, 31 Church Road, Ashford TW15 2UD
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
Date received: 17 October 2018
Date accepted: 21 October 2018
Donor status: company, registration 01730295
(Registered 20 November 2018)

This is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 12 March 2019. Paragraph 16 of chapter 4 of the 2015 Guide to the Rules refers.

Name of donor: Adam Parr
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Date received: 12 November 2018
Date accepted: 12 November 2018
Donor status: individual
(Registered 20 November 2018)

Name of donor: Tim Luke
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Date received: 19 November 2018
Date accepted: 19 November 2018
Donor status: individual
(Registered 20 November 2018)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: BP International Ltd
Address of donor: 1 St James’s Square, London SW1Y 4PD
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Hospitality for me and a guest at the Royal Opera House as part of BP's sponsored Big Screen programme, total estimated value £500 (£250 per person)
Date received: 26 June 2018
Date accepted: 26 June 2018
Donor status: company, registration 102498
(Registered 31 July 2018)

This is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 12 March 2019. Paragraph 16 of chapter 4 of the 2015 Guide to the Rules refers.

Name of donor: BP Alternative Energy
Address of donor: 1 St James’s Square, London SW1Y 4PD
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets at the Wimbledon Championships, and associated hospitality, value £628
Date received: 13 July 2019
Date accepted: 13 July 2019
Donor status: company, registration 102498
(Registered 18 July 2019)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Prabodhan Ltd
Address of donor: Station House, Station Approach, East Horsley KT24 6QX
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Return airfare to Delhi with a value of £3,113
Destination of visit: Delhi
Dates of visit: 29-30 March 2018
Purpose of visit: To attend meetings for Prabodhan Leaders' Conclave in India on 29 March 2018.
(Registered 9 May 2018)

This is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 12 March 2019. Paragraph 16 of chapter 4 of the 2015 Guide to the Rules refers.

Name of donor: Mr Ali J Siddiqui
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: flight and accommodation costing £8,634
Destination of visit: Washington DC, USA
Date of visit: 1-3 December 2018
Purpose of visit: To give a speech at a private dinner and engage with opinion-formers in the think-tank and diplomatic community.
(Registered 02 January 2019)

Name of donor: Franco-British Colloque
Address of donor: 86 East Lane, West Horsley, Leatherhead KT24 6LQ
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Food and accommodation while attending the Franco-British Colloque’s 2019 Conference, total value £298.08. Travel costs met from parliamentary expenses.
Destination of visit: Paris
Dates of visit: 17-18 January 2019
Purpose of visit: Attending the Franco-British Colloque’s 2019 Conference.
(Registered 11 February 2019)

Name of donor: Milken Institute
Address of donor: 1250 4th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401, USA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel and hotel accommodation, value £3,048.64
Destination of visit: Los Angeles
Dates of visit: 27 April - 1 May 2019
Purpose of visit: Attending and speaking at Milken Global Conference.
(Registered 22 May 2019)

Name of donor: European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR)
Address of donor: Unter den Linden 17, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel and accommodation, value £409.05
Destination of visit: Lisbon
Dates of visit: 25-26 June 2019
Purpose of visit: Attending and speaking at Annual Council Meeting of ECFR.
(Registered 08 July 2019)

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

Share in part of a residential property in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 29 May 2012; updated 11 September 2018)

From 25 January 2018, a 20% share of a residential property in Somerset: (i) and (ii). (Registered 16 January 2019; updated 06 February 2019)
This is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 12 March 2019. Paragraph 16 of chapter 4 of the 2015 Guide to the Rules refers.

8. Miscellaneous

From 10 July 2019, unpaid Governor of the Ditchley Foundation’s Board of Governors. The Ditchley Foundation’s mission is to renew and redefine how democracies can lead and engage in an evolving world. (Registered 15 July 2019)

 

Prepared 3rd September 2019