House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 2 May 2023

Drax, Richard (South Dorset)

Drax, Richard (South Dorset)

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

Woodlands in Dorset: (i) and (ii). (Updated 05 June 2015)

A residential property in Dorset: (i) and (ii). (Updated 05 June 2015 and 11 December 2020)

Two retail commercial properties in Dorset: (i) and (ii). (Updated 05 June 2015 and 11 December 2020)

From 8 April 2019, agricultural land in Yorkshire: (i) and, from 23 April 2021, (ii). (Registered 11 December 2020; updated 23 April 2021)

From 27 January 2022 (date of transferral), a business property in Barbados: (i) and (ii). (Registered 11 December 2020; updated 10 February 2022)

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

Morden Estates Company Ltd; property management company (see category 8 below).

ACF Co Holdings Limited; holding company for family businesses. This company owns Abbots Court Farm (Charborough). (Updated 11 December 2020)

AMF Holdings Limited; holding company for family businesses. This company owns Anderson Manor Farm. (Registered 05 June 2020; updated 11 December 2020)

8. Miscellaneous

Beneficiary of a family trust which owns residential property, agricultural land, woodlands and commercial property in Dorset. There are a significant number of properties in each category and some are in joint ownerships with family members and other trusts. They form part of the wider family property businesses known locally as the Charborough Estate. The trust also owns commercial property in Surrey. (Updated 05 June 2015 and 11 December 2020)

Director of Morden Estates Company Limited (unpaid after 5 April 2021), Midland House, 2 Poole Road, Bournemouth BH2 5QY; property company that manages a number of family-owned properties which form part of the Charborough Estate. (Registered 21 April 2021; updated 21 December 2022)

 

Prepared 4th May 2023