House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 28 February 2022

Smith, Royston (Southampton, Itchen)

Smith, Royston (Southampton, Itchen)

1. Employment and earnings

Until 31 December 2021, I provided consultancy services to Barker Mill Estates, Longdown, Marchwood SO40 4UH. (Updated 28 February 2022)

11 May 2021, £6,000 received for the period 1 November 2020 – 31 January 2021. Hours: 30 hrs (10 hrs per month). (Registered 11 May 2021)

29 October 2021, £6,000 received for the period 1 May 2021 – 31 July 2021. Hours: 30 hrs (10 hrs per month). (Registered 23 November 2021)

Payments from Savanta ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing opinion surveys. All fees donated to local charities:

29 January 2021, payment of £50 for January 2021 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 16 June 2021)

24 February 2021, payment of £75 for February 2021 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 16 June 2021)

19 March 2021, payment of £75 for March 2021 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 16 June 2021)

11 May 2021, payment of £75 for May 2021 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 16 June 2021)

14 June 2021, payment of £100 for Parliamentary Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 16 June 2021)

14 July 2021, payment of £75 for July 2021 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 15 September 2021)

7 September 2021, payment of £75 for September 2021 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 15 September 2021)

18 October 2021, payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 21 October 2021)

18 November 2021, payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 25 November 2021)

Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for completing opinion surveys. All fees donated to local charities:

22 January 2021, payment of £100 for January 2021 MPs Survey. Hours: 25 mins. (Registered 11 May 2021)

19 February 2021, payment of £100 for February 2021 MPs Survey. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 11 May 2021)

19 March 2021, payment of £100 for March 2021 MPs survey. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 11 May 2021)

29 April 2021, payment of £110 for April 2021 MPs survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 11 May 2021)

13 May 2021, payment of £50 for May MP Survey. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 13 September 2021)

9 June 2021, payment of £160 for May MPs Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 September 2021)

7 July 2021, payment of £160 for July MPs Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 September 2021)

6 September 2021, payment of £160 for September MPs Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 September 2021)

18 October 2021, payment of £120 for October MPs survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 October 2021)

Payment of £120 expected for MPs survey completed on 26 October 2021. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 26 October 2021)

12 November 2021, payment of £100 for November 2021 Survey. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 25 November 2021)

6 December 2021, payment of £100 for December MPs survey. Hours 18 mins. (Registered 06 December 2021)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Kuwait National Assembly
Address of donor: Arabian Gulf St, PO Box 716, Safat, Kuwait
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation, total value £3,162.50
Destination of visit: Kuwait City
Dates of visit: 8-11 November 2021
Purpose of visit: APPG for Kuwait visit to meet the Speaker of the National Assembly, Kuwait Foreign Minister and other stakeholders to discuss foreign policy, security and trade. The delegation also met with the UK Mission in Kuwait.
(Registered 29 November 2021)

Name of donor: Kingdom of Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: PO Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, and meals with a value of £5,349
Destination of visit: Bahrain
Dates of visit: 18-22 November 2021
Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation to the IISS Manama Dialogue 2021 in order to understand the Middle East’s most pressing security challenges.
(Registered 06 December 2021)

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

Three flats in Southampton: (i) and (ii). (Registered 04 June 2015)

7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital

Vigilo Ltd trading as RMJ Public Relations. (Registered 4 June 2015; updated 15 December 2015 and 28 February 2022)

8. Miscellaneous

I am a Director of 3sfire Ltd (wholly owned commercial trading arm of Hampshire fire and rescue authority), unremunerated. (Registered 04 June 2015)

Since before my election, a Director of the Blue Lamp Trust; a charity which raises money, through driver training, to help vulnerable people who have been victims of crime. (Registered 16 December 2015; updated 26 January 2016)

 

Prepared 2nd March 2022