Debt and Personal Finance APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 22/07/2022

To provide a forum for MPs and peers to discuss debt and personal finance issues; to monitor legislative and other developments in this area; and to provide an opportunity for liaison between members and consumer organisations with an interest in these issues.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.
View Official Register Entry

Reticulating Splines
APPG Supplied Content

APPGs can register with Parallel Parliament and submit files and articles to be placed here.

Parallel Parliament offers the facility for APPGs to submit written content and files, which are made available through this page.

Submitters can draft and edit publications, and either release them on demand, or schedule release for a future date.

Both text content and attached files submitted through this facility is indexed by our website, and made available through both the search function and relevant e-mail alerts. Any of our users registered for an alert which matches your content, will receive a link making them aware of its publication.

If you wish to register as an authorised representative of the Debt and Personal Finance APPG and use this facility, click below

7 Current APPG Officers
Andrew Percy Portrait
Andrew Percy
Vice Chair
Conservative - Brigg and Goole
Joined: 30th July 2015
Jonathan Edwards Portrait
Jonathan Edwards
Vice Chair
Independent - Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Joined: 30th July 2015
Paul Maynard Portrait
Paul Maynard
Vice Chair
Conservative - Blackpool North and Cleveleys
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Paul Blomfield Portrait
Paul Blomfield
Labour - Sheffield Central
Joined: 30th July 2015
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Yvonne Fovargue MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.


Public Enquiry Point:

Mark Haslam, StepChange Debt Charity, Floor 3, 27 Queen Anne's Gate, London SW1H 9BU. Tel: 020 7391 4584



StepChange acts as the group's secretariat.

Group's Website:

27 Jan 2022
Secretariat   From : 27/01/2022 To : 26/01/2023

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Debt and Personal Finance APPG

Former APPG Officers
Nic Dakin Portrait
Nic Dakin
Labour - Former Member for Scunthorpe
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Kelly Tolhurst Portrait
Kelly Tolhurst
Vice Chair
Conservative - Rochester and Strood
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Paul Monaghan Portrait
Paul Monaghan
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Former Member for Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships