Rt Hon Jim Paice

Jim Paice


South East Cambridgeshire



Address as

Mr Paice

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 1347
Fax: 020 7219 3804


No constituency office publicised


Electoral history

Contested Caernarvon 1979 general election. Member for South East Cambridgeshire 1987-2010, for South East Cambridgeshire (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS: to Baroness Trumpington as Minister of State, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food 1989-90, to John Selwyn Gummer: as Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food 1990-93, as Secretary of State for the Environment 1993-94; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State: Department of Employment 1994-95, Department for Education and Employment 1995-97; Opposition Spokesperson for: Agriculture, Fisheries and Food 1997-2001, Home Affairs 2001-03; Shadow Minister for: Home, Constitutional and Legal Affairs 2003-04, Home Affairs 2004; Shadow Secretary of State for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food 2004-05; Shadow Minister for: Agriculture 2005-10, Agriculture and Rural Affairs 2006-10; Minister of State for Agriculture and Food, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 2010-

Councils, public bodies

Suffolk Coastal District Council: Councillor 1976-87, Chair 1982-83

International bodies

UK delegate, EEC Council of Young Farmers 1974-78

Political interests

Small businesses, employment, agriculture, rural affairs, training, waste management

Countries of interest

Europe, New Zealand

General Election 2010 - South East Cambridgeshire

Name Party Votes %
Paice, Jim Con 27629 47.87%
Chatfield, Jonathan Lib Dem 21683 37.57%
Cowan, John Lab 4380 7.59%
Monk, Andy UKIP 2138 3.71%
Sedgwick-Jell, Simon Green 766 1.33%
Woollard, Geoffrey Ind 517 0.9%
Bell, Daniel CPA 489 0.85%
Result Con Hold (2.68% from Con to Lib Dem)