House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 25th February 2013

HALFON, Robert (Harlow)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for taking part in opinion surveys:

Payment of £75 for January 2012 survey. Payment made to Eucalyptus Leaves Ltd. (Registered 29 February 2012)

Payment of £150 made on 6 June 2012 by Leftfield, 51 Clink Street Studios, Clink Street, London, SE1 9DG, for taking part in opinion survey. Hours: 40 mins. Payment made direct to charity. (Registered 6 June 2012)

Payments from Ipsos Mori, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY for taking part in telephone surveys:

£30 received for survey completed on 8 June 2012. Hours: 40 mins. Payment made direct to local charity. (Registered 8 June 2012)

£150 received for survey completed on 16 July 2012. Hours: 1 hr. Payment made direct to local charity. (Registered 20 July 2012)

£150 received for survey. Hours: 1 hr. Payment made direct to local charity. (Registered 3 December 2012)

Payment of £100 made on 20 June 2012 by Dods Parliamentary Communications, 21 Dartmouth Street, London SW1H 9BP for taking part in January-February 2012 opinion survey. Hours: under 30 mins. Payment made direct to charity. (Registered 5 July 2012)

4. Sponsorships

(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:

Name of donor: Lord Kalms

Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 23 May 2012)

Name of donor: Mr David R Meller

Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 24 July 2012)

Name of donor: Scythian Ltd

Address of donor: Ternion court, 264-268 Upper Fourth St, Central Milton Keynes MK9 1DS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: company

(Registered 5 September 2012)

(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:

Name of donor: Barclay Bros CS Ltd

Address of donor: 206 Nags Head Road, Enfield, Essex EN3 7AS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: half of the salary of an apprentice working in my office from October 2011-July 2012; value £4,499. The money is paid direct to Harlow College.

Date of receipt: February 2012

Date of acceptance: February 2012

Donor status: company, registration 05979693

(Registered 12 January 2012)

Name of donor: Barclay Bros CS Ltd

Address of donor: 206 Nags Head Road, Enfield, Essex EN3 7AS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the salary of an apprentice working in my office from September 2012-September 2013; value £11,697.92

Date of receipt: October 2012

Date of acceptance: October 2012

Donor status: company, registration 05979693

(Registered 13 November 2012)

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

Name of donor:  Conservative Friends of Israel
Address of donor: 45B Westbourne Terrace, London W2 3UR

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: 4 nights hotel accommodation in Birmingham during the Conservative Party Conference; value £980

Date of receipt of donation: 6 October 2012

Date of acceptance of donation: 6 October 2012

Donor status: members’ association

(Registered 15 October 2012)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Council of Ministers in Erbil

Address of donor: Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £3,300

Destination of visit: Kurdistan

Date of visit: 12-16 February 2012

Purpose of visit: to visit the region in my capacity as an officer of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on the Kurdistan Region in Iraq

(Registered 8 March 2012)

Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel

Address of donor: 45b Westbourne Terrace, London W2 3UR

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): costs of visit; £1,700

Destination of visit: Israel and the West Bank

Date of visit: 27-31 May 2012

Purpose of visit: fact-finding political delegation

(Registered 12 June 2012)

9. Shareholdings

Director and 100% shareholder in Eucalyptus Leaves Ltd, company (dormant) engaged in business management and consultancy. Address: 2nd floor, Saxon House, Heritage Gate, Friary St, Derby, DE1 1NL. (Registered 25 July 2011; updated 24 October 2012)

Prepared 1st March 2013