Infrastructure APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 27/01/2021

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To highlight the importance of economic infrastructure in the UK amongst parliamentarians, decision makers and industry and to discuss how to ensure society gets the infrastructure it needs.

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.


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Recent Documents related to Infrastructure

1. Thames Estuary 2050 Growth Commission report
25/03/2019 - Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
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Found: proposed Local Plan allocations Ł Strategic infrastructure projectsFor large-scale developments: adopted

2. Housing Infrastructure Fund
05/11/2019 - Homes England
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Found: Housing Infrastructure Fund Ministerial Foreword We hear time and again that putting infrastructure in early

3. DFID technical competency frameworks
05/12/2019 - Department for International Development
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Found: working. Introduction to the Infrastructure Cadre Infrastructure development support s four

4. Housing Infrastructure Fund
05/11/2019 - Homes England
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Found: An introduction to the Housing Infrastructure Fund 6.3566_DCLG_Introduction to Housing Infastructure_v8

5. International Development Infrastructure Commission: Report
20/01/2020 - Department for International Development
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Found: International Development Infrastructure Commission Recommendations Report

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Infrastructure

1. North of England: Infrastructure Spending
25/11/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: move,That this House has considered infrastructure spending in the North of England.It - Speech Link

2. Water Industry
10/06/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: That the draft Water Industry (Specified Infrastructure Projects) (English Undertakers) (Amendment) - Speech Link

3. National Policy Statement for Water Resources Infrastructure 2018
11/04/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: National Policy Statement for Water Resources Infrastructure forms part of a wider framework that the Government - Speech Link
2: absolutely central to the debate about new infrastructure for water. The Minister said that there might - Speech Link

4. Brexit: European Investment Bank (European Union Committee Report)
16/07/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: funding—for example, some of the large-scale infrastructure investments made by UK universities—and although - Speech Link
2: billion, and it accounted for about a third of UK infrastructure investment in 2015. The European Investment - Speech Link

5. Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Bill
22/01/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: Government are committed to delivering the infrastructure that this country needs, and the Bill is the - Speech Link
2: and consumers can be realised only if digital infrastructure providers such as Openreach, Virgin Media, - Speech Link
3: suggests that across the UK’s major digital infrastructure providers, about 40% of requests for access - Speech Link
4: allow them to install, maintain and upgrade infrastructure for a period no longer than 18 months and will - Speech Link
5: engineer for 23 years, rolling out telecoms infrastructure in countries as diverse as Germany and Nigeria - Speech Link

6. Water Industry (Specified Infrastructure Projects) (English Undertakers) (Amendment) Regulations 2020
08/06/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: amendment to the Water Industry (Specified Infrastructure Projects) (English Undertakers) Regulations - Speech Link

7. Transport Infrastructure: Essex
06/03/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered transport infrastructure in Essex.It is a pleasure to serve under - Speech Link

8. Active Travel
09/07/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: active travel and local walking and cycling infrastructure plans.It is an honour to serve under - Speech Link
2: for the housing infrastructure fund is quite unclear on whether cycling infrastructure will be funded - Speech Link
3: Lady makes an excellent point. The housing infrastructure fund is an important part of Government funding - Speech Link
4: about infrastructure in urban areas, but one of the big complaints I receive is about infrastructure in - Speech Link
5: into their day-to-day life, it is better if infrastructure is in place that allows them to get to and - Speech Link
6: the funding the Government make available for infrastructure investment is through the ambitious cities - Speech Link
7: ensure that active travel is built into our infrastructure plans for the future, for urban areas, towns - Speech Link

9. Regional Transport Infrastructure
05/03/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: considered investment in regional transport infrastructure.It is a pleasure to serve under your - Speech Link
2: he agree that some of the expensive national infrastructure investment that has taken place risks alienating - Speech Link
3: Government—want to be taken seriously about investing in infrastructure that will benefit all parts of the country - Speech Link
4: about the criteria that determine national infrastructure spend later. I am conscious that there will - Speech Link
5: turn recognise the crucial role that transport infrastructure will play in helping us to do so.Roads - Speech Link

10. Capital Infrastructure Projects: Bristol
14/10/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: this House has considered support for capital infrastructure projects in Bristol.It is a pleasure - Speech Link
2: been overlooked in wealth distribution and infrastructure development, meaning that the inequalities - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Infrastructure
1. Housing Infrastructure Fund
asked by: Layla Moran
25/03/2019
... (b) walking infrastructure and (c) community paths fall within the scope of Housing Infrastructure Fund Forward Funding bids.

2. Infrastructure
asked by: Alan Brown
03/09/2019
... when the Government plans to publish its full response to the National Infrastructure Commission’s report of July 2018 entitled National Infrastructure Assessment.

3. Infrastructure: Capital Investment
asked by: Peter Dowd
16/07/2019
... how many capital infrastructure projects have been completed as part of the Government’s National Infrastructure and Construction Pipeline.

4. Infrastructure: Recycling
asked by: Helen Hayes
16/11/2020
... if he will give a remit to infrastructure agencies to consider the (a) circular economy and (b) natural infrastructure.

5. Infrastructure: Finance
asked by: Dan Jarvis
22/02/2021
... when he plans to publish the next National Infrastructure and Construction Pipeline as part of the National Infrastructure Strategy.

Latest Questions
8 Current APPG Officers
Andrew Jones Portrait
Andrew Jones
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Harrogate and Knaresborough
Joined: 7th August 2020
Lord Stunell Portrait
Lord Stunell
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
3 APPG Memberships
Antisemitism , Archaeology , Dark Skies
Lord Berkeley Portrait
Lord Berkeley
Officer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 7th August 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Andrew Jones MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.

Email: andrew.jones.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Vanessa Furey, Institution of Civil Engineers, One Great George Street, London SW1P 3AA. Tel: 020 7665 2324

Email: policy@ice.org.uk

Secretariat:

Institution of Civil Engineers acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.ice.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
20 Jan 2020
Source
Institution of Civil Engineers
Description
Secretariat   From : 20/01/2020 To : 19/01/2021
Value
£3,001
Date
20 Jan 2020
Source
Institution of Civil Engineers
Description
Secretariat
Value
£3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Infrastructure APPG

Former APPG Officers
Vicky Ford Portrait
Vicky Ford
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Chelmsford
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 24th February 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Cricket , Energy Studies
Paul Sweeney Portrait
Paul Sweeney
Officer
Labour (Co-op) - Former Member for Glasgow North East
Joined: 10th October 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Kelvin Hopkins Portrait
Kelvin Hopkins
Officer
Independent - Former Member for Luton North
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 29th August 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Lilian Greenwood Portrait
Lilian Greenwood
Officer
Labour - Nottingham South
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 29th August 2018
Mark Prisk Portrait
Mark Prisk
Officer
Conservative - Former Member for Hertford and Stortford
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 29th August 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Ranil Jayawardena Portrait
Ranil Jayawardena
Officer
Conservative - North East Hampshire
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 29th August 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Alan Whitehead Portrait
Alan Whitehead
Officer
Labour - Southampton, Test
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 29th August 2018
Drew Hendry Portrait
Drew Hendry
Officer
Scottish National Party - Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 29th August 2018
Mims Davies Portrait
Mims Davies
Officer
Conservative - Mid Sussex
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 29th August 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Chris Green Portrait
Chris Green
Officer
Conservative - Bolton West
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017