Rt Hon Edward Davey MP

Rt Hon Edward Davey MP


Kingston and Surbiton


Liberal Democrat

Address as

Mr Davey

Contact details


Liberal Democrats, 21 Berrylands Road, Surbiton, KT5 8QX
Tel: 020 8288 0161


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 3512


Department of Energy and Climate Change, 3 Whitehall Place, London, SW1A 2AW
Tel: 0300 060 4000

Web & Social media


Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Kingston and Surbiton 2010-
Member for Kingston & Surbiton 1997-10

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change 2012-
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Employment relations, Consumer and Postal Affairs) 2010-12
Shadow Secretary of State (Foreign Affairs) 2007-10
Without portfolio 2006-07
Shadow Secretary of State (Trade and Industry) 2006-06
Shadow Secretary of State for Education 2005-06
Shadow Spokesperson (Office of the Deputy Prime Minister) 2002-05
Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury 2001-02
Shadow Minister (Olympics and London) 2000-03
Opposition Whip (Commons) 1997-00
Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) 1997-01

Select committees

Post House Date
Treasury Sub-committee Commons 1999-01
Treasury Committee Commons 1999-01
Procedure Committee Commons 1997-00

Political interests

Taxation, economics, internet, employment, environment, modernisation of Parliament

Countries of interest

Latin America

General Election 2010 General Election - Kingston and Surbiton

Name Party Votes Share Change
Davey, Edward LD 28428 49.78% -1.3%
Whately, Helen Con 20868 36.54% 3.5%
Freedman, Max Lab 5337 9.34% -3.8%
Paxton, Jonathan UKIP 1450 2.54% 1.2%
Walker, Chris Green 555 0.97%
Drummer, Monkey Loony 247 0.43%
May, Anthony CPA 226 0.40%
Majority 7560 13.24%
Turnout 57111 70.41%
Electorate 81115
Result LD Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.