Japan APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 04/05/2022

To develop and improve links between the British and Japanese parliaments and encourage a deeper understanding of their respective cultures. The APPG also has an important role to play in promoting trade between the two countries.

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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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.

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17 Current APPG Officers
Jeremy Hunt Portrait
Jeremy Hunt
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - South West Surrey
Joined: 8th April 2020
4 APPG Memberships
Baby Loss , Burma , First Do No Harm , Rohingya
Mark Hendrick Portrait
Mark Hendrick
Secretary
Labour (Co-op) - Preston
Joined: 31st January 2018
Lisa Cameron Portrait
Lisa Cameron
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Joined: 30th July 2015
82 APPG Memberships
22q11 Syndrome , American Football , Antisemitism , Arctic and Nordic Councils , Armed Forces , Armed Forces Covenant , Assistive Technology , Australia and New Zealand , Autism , Bahrain , Banning Trophy Hunting , Bees and Pollinators , Belgium , Bermuda , Boys' Brigade , Breast Cancer , British Jews , British Overseas Territories , Canada , Caribbean , Cats , Cerebral Palsy , Channel 4 , Channel Islands , Childhood Trauma , Chile , China , Commonwealth , Crypto and Digital Assets , Cyprus , Darts , Diabetes , Digital Regulation and Responsibility , Disability , Dog Advisory Welfare , Down Syndrome , Dying Well , Eating Disorders , Entrepreneurship , Ethics and Sustainability in Fashion , Fair Business Banking , Financial Education for Young People , Foreign Affairs , Future of Retail , Global Health , Health , Holocaust Memorial , Inclusive Entrepreneurship , International Freedom of Religion or Belief , Learning Disability , Liechtenstein , Limits to Growth , Loan Charge and Taxpayer Fairness , Luxembourg , Maldives , Media , Montserrat , New Towns , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Pacific Islands , Pro-Life , Psychology , Pubs , Qatar , Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022 , Religion in the Media , Reserves and Cadets , Russia , San Marino , Small Island Developing States , Social Media , Spinal Cord Injury , Street Children , Switzerland , Textiles and Fashion , Thalidomide , Twelve Steps Recovery Programme from Addiction , United Nations , United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development , United Nations Women , Whistleblowing , Woods and Trees
Gary Sambrook Portrait
Gary Sambrook
Vice Chair
Conservative - Birmingham, Northfield
Joined: 8th April 2020
Heather Wheeler Portrait
Heather Wheeler
Vice Chair
Conservative - South Derbyshire
Joined: 8th April 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Park Homes , Sri Lanka
Viscount Trenchard Portrait
Viscount Trenchard
Vice Chair
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 30th July 2015
1 APPG Membership
Energy Security
Ben Spencer Portrait
Ben Spencer
Vice Chair
Conservative - Runnymede and Weybridge
Joined: 8th April 2020
3 APPG Memberships
Finland , South Western Railway , Sweden
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Jeremy Hunt MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6813.

Email: huntj@parliament.uk

Group's Website:

http://www.bjpg.co.uk/

No benefits in kind are on record for the Japan APPG

Date
28 Feb 2019
Source
Srixon Sports
Value
£1,800
Date
20 May 2018
Source
Hitachi
Value
£2,000
Date
25 Feb 2018
Source
Srixon Sports
Value
£1,800
Date
10 Oct 2017
Source
Allan and Overy
Value
£1,975
Date
6 Mar 2016
Source
Hitachi Europe Limited
Value
£2,000
Date
29 Jun 2015
Source
Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance
Value
£2,000
Former APPG Officers
Graham Brady Portrait
Graham Brady
Vice Chair
Conservative - Altrincham and Sale West
Joined: 8th April 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021
David Morris Portrait
David Morris
Vice Chair
Conservative - Morecambe and Lunesdale
Joined: 8th April 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021
Lord Pendry Portrait
Lord Pendry
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 21st April 2021
1 APPG Membership
Hong Kong
David Amess Portrait
David Amess
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Southend West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 21st April 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Roger Godsiff Portrait
Roger Godsiff
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Birmingham, Hall Green
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Douglas Chapman Portrait
Douglas Chapman
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Dunfermline and West Fife
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Paul Farrelly Portrait
Paul Farrelly
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Newcastle-under-Lyme
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Fabian Hamilton Portrait
Fabian Hamilton
Vice Chair
Labour - Leeds North East
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Baroness D'Souza Portrait
Baroness D'Souza
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
5 APPG Memberships
China , Food Banks , Hong Kong , Rwanda , Taiwan
Mark Hendrick Portrait
Mark Hendrick
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Preston
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 20th December 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