House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 9 November 2020

Whittingdale, Mr John (Maldon)

Whittingdale, Mr John (Maldon)

1. Employment and earnings

1 April 2017 until February 2020, providing advice on regulatory issues and policy development to Authors Licensing and Collecting Society, Barnard's Inn, 86 Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1EN. From 1 October 2018, I received £2,000 a quarter. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. Hours: 12 hrs a quarter. (Registered 04 July 2017; updated 25 October 2018 and 28 February 2020)

From 16 August 2017 until February 2020, adviser to the Federation of International Polo, Miraflores 1556, 11500 Montevideo, Uruguay, for which I received £3,000 a quarter. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. First payment received: 4 September 2017. Hours: 6 hours a month. (Registered 11 October 2017; updated 28 February 2020)

From 1 April 2019 until February 2020, Non-Executive Director of South West News Service, Media Centre, Emma Chris Way, Filton, Bristol BS34 7JU, for which I received £1,250 a month. Hours: 8 hrs a month. (Registered 01 April 2019; updated 28 February 2020)

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

Name of donor: Aquind Ltd
Address of donor: OGN House, Hadrian Way, Wallsend NE28 6HL
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £8,000 for 2019 Election fighting fund
Donor status: company, registration 06681477
(Registered 08 January 2020)

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). (Registered 08 October 2012)

8. Miscellaneous

From 1 September 2018 until February 2020, a Trustee of the Royal Albert Hall. (Registered 28 March 2019; updated 28 February 2020)

10. Family members engaged in lobbying the public sector on behalf of a third party or client

My daughter, Alice Whittingdale, is employed as a Researcher at Pagefield Communications, The Courtyard Studio, 18 Marshall Street, London W1F 7BE. (Registered 21 January 2019)


Prepared 10th November 2020