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Investigation summaries

Summary of Investigation – Mr Steve Brine, MP

Category: Investigation summaries - Friday 5th August 2022

Organisation or person investigated Mr Steve Brine, MP (“Mr Brine”) Matter(s) investigated Whether Mr Brine is an unregistered consultant lobbyist Registrar’s decision Mr Brine is not an unregistered consultant lobbyist Summary of rationale for decision Payments to Mr Brine from Remedium Partners were not paid to a VAT registered entity. Under the Transparency of Lobbying, […]


Summary of Investigation – Abzed

Category: Investigation summaries - Wednesday 3rd August 2022

June 2022 – August 2022 Organisation or Person Investigated Abzed Matter(s) Investigated Whether Abzed is an unregistered consultant lobbyist Registrar’s Decision Abzed has not conducted consultant lobbying activities Summary of Rationale for Decision This decision is based on substantive assurances from Abzed that it has not communicated with Ministers, Permanent Secretaries or equivalents on behalf […]


Summary of Investigation – Oxford CCW

Category: Investigation summaries - Friday 1st April 2022

February – April 2022 Organisation or Person Investigated The University of Oxford Changing Character of War Centre (CCW) Matter(s) Investigated Whether CCW is an unregistered consultant lobbyist Registrar’s Decision CCW has not conducted consultant lobbying activities. Summary of Rationale for Decision This decision is based on substantive assurances from CCW that they have not communicated […]


Summary of Investigation – Ensus UK Limited

Category: Investigation summaries - Friday 25th March 2022

February – March 2022 Organisation or Person Investigated Ensus UK Limited (Ensus) Matter(s) Investigated Whether Ensus is an unregistered consultant lobbyist Registrar’s Decision Ensus is not a consultant lobbyist. Summary of Rationale for Decision Based on assurances given, that Ensus receives no payment for its role supporting the APPG for British Bioethanol (the APPG), Ensus […]


Summary of Investigation – UKPIA

Category: Investigation summaries - Thursday 24th March 2022

February – March 2022 Organisation or Person Investigated UK Petroleum Industry Association Limited (UKPIA) Matter(s) Investigated Whether UKPIA is an unregistered consultant lobbyist Registrar’s Decision Based on assurances given, UKPIA has not conducted consultant lobbying activities. Summary of Rationale for Decision UKPIA provided assurances that no registrable communications have been made in their secretariat role […]


Summary of Investigation – Mr Gary Kent

Category: Investigation summaries - Thursday 2nd December 2021

November to December 2021 Organisation or Person investigated Mr Gary Kent (“Mr Kent”) Matter(s) Investigated Whether Mr Kent is an unregistered consultant lobbyist Registrar’s Decision Mr Kent is not an unregistered consultant lobbyist Summary of Rationale for Decision Mr Kent is not registered for VAT. Registration under the Value Added Tax Act 1994 is one […]


Summary of Investigation – Longevity UK CIC (updated)

Category: Investigation summaries - Friday 26th November 2021

September to November 2021 Organisation or person investigated Longevity International CIC (“Longevity International”) Matter(s) investigated Whether Longevity International undertook unregistered consultant lobbying activities Registrar’s decision On 11 November the Registrar concluded that Longevity International undertook unregistered consulting lobbying activities in April 2021. In making representations against the penalty, Longevity International provided information and substantive assurances […]


Summary of Investigation – Mr Stephen Brine MP

Category: Investigation summaries - Friday 26th November 2021

November 2021 Organisation or Person Investigated Mr Stephen Brine MP (“Mr Brine”) Matter(s) Investigated Whether Mr Brine conducted unregistered consultant lobbying activity. Registrar’s Decision Mr Brine did not conduct unregistered consultant lobbying, based on information provided. Summary of Rationale for Decision Mr Brine is not registered for VAT. Registration under the Value Added Tax Act […]


Summary of Investigation – Charlesbye Limited

Category: Investigation summaries - Thursday 25th November 2021

November 2021 Organisation or Person Investigated Charlesbye Limited (“Charlesbye”) Matter(s) Investigated Whether Charlesbye is an unregistered consultant lobbyist Registrar’s Decision Charlesbye is not an unregistered consultant lobbyist, based on detailed information and substantive assurances provided.  Summary of Rationale for Decision Based on the explanation of Charlesbye’s business activities and substantive assurances provided, I conclude that […]


Summary of Investigation – CMEC UK & MENA Limited

Category: Investigation summaries - Monday 15th November 2021

September to November 2021 Organisation or Person Investigated CMEC UK & MENA Limited Matter(s) Investigated Whether CMEC UK & MENA Limited is an unregistered consultant lobbyist Registrar’s Decision CMEC UK & MENA Limited is not an unregistered consultant lobbyist, based on detailed information and substantive assurances provided. Summary of Rationale for Decision Based on the […]




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