Members

Sarah Ferguson

Senator, Island-wide

Soleil d'Hiver
Le Mont Sohier
St. Brelade
Jersey
JE3 8EA

Role(s)

Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee

Record of service to the States

  • first elected to the States as Deputy of St. Brelade No. 1 and sworn to office on 12th December 2002
  • re-elected as Deputy of St. Brelade No. 1 in 2005
  • elected as a Senator and sworn to office on 8th December 2008
  • lost her seat in October 2014
  • re-elected as a Senator in the Senatorial by-election in September 2016
  • re-elected as a Senator in 2018

Committee / panel membership

Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (Jersey Branch) Executive Committee
Bailiff's Consultative Panel
Public Accounts Committee
The Chairmen's Committee
Brexit Review Panel
Future Hospital Review Panel
OneGov Review Panel
Government Plan Review Panel
Scrutiny Liaison Committee

Statements

Questions

Voting record

Vote:
Ill
Date:
24/09/2020
Reference:
P.98/2020
Vote:
Ill
Date:
23/09/2020
Reference:
P.91/2020
Vote:
Ill
Date:
23/09/2020
Reference:
P.91/2020
Vote:
Ill
Date:
23/09/2020
Reference:
P.91/2020
Vote:
Excused attendance
Date:
09/09/2020
Reference:
P.99/2020
Vote:
Against (Contre)
Date:
09/09/2020
Reference:
P.100/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
09/09/2020
Reference:
P.100/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
09/09/2020
Reference:
P.104/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
09/09/2020
Reference:
P.104/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
09/09/2020
Reference:
P.104/2020
Vote:
Against (Contre)
Date:
16/07/2020
Reference:
P.81/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
16/07/2020
Reference:
P.90/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.85/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.85/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.85/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.89/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.10/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.10/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.10/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.72/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.88/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
01/07/2020
Reference:
P.84/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
30/06/2020
Reference:
P.67/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
30/06/2020
Reference:
P.71/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.56/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.62/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.63/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.64/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.64/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.64/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.64/2020
Vote:
Against (Contre)
Date:
27/05/2020
Reference:
P.66/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
20/05/2020
Reference:
P.61/2020(Amd)(2)
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
20/05/2020
Reference:
P.61/2020(Amd)
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
20/05/2020
Reference:
P.61/2020(Amd)(3)
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
20/05/2020
Reference:
P.61/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
13/05/2020
Reference:
P.54/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
12/05/2020
Reference:
P.44/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
12/05/2020
Reference:
P.52/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.46/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.46/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.48/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.48/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.49/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.49/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.50/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.50/2020
Vote:
Excused attendance
Date:
27/03/2020
Reference:
P.29/2020
Vote:
Ill
Date:
11/03/2020
Reference:
P.118/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
11/03/2020
Reference:
P.128/2019(Amd)(2)
Vote:
Ill
Date:
11/03/2020
Reference:
P.128/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
10/03/2020
Reference:
P.126/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
10/03/2020
Reference:
P.126/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
10/03/2020
Reference:
P.126/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
26/02/2020
Reference:
P.127/2019(Re-issue)
Vote:
Ill
Date:
25/02/2020
Reference:
P.127/2019(Amd)(Amd)
Vote:
Ill
Date:
04/02/2020
Reference:
P.119/2019(Re-issue)
Vote:
Ill
Date:
04/02/2020
Reference:
P.125/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
22/01/2020
Reference:
P.122/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
22/01/2020
Reference:
P.122/2019

STATEMENT OF INTERESTS

1. Employment, offices, directorships and partnerships

Give the name and address of any person, company, trust, professional association, union, political party or other organization from whom you receive any remuneration or benefit by virtue of being –
(a) employed;
(b) the holder of any office;
(c) a director of any company; or
(d) a partner in a partnership or firm.

Provide a brief description of the business or work in each case.

Answer

Biarritz Hotel Ltd.



2. Self-employment etc.

Give details of any consultancy, trade, profession, vocation or other work for which you receive any payment or benefit and which does not fall within section 1.

In addition you must give the name and address of a person from whom you receive any payment or benefit in return for the above work if the payment or benefit received from that person forms a significant portion of your total income, or a significant portion of your total income from that particular work.

Provide a brief description of the business or work in each case.

Answer

None



3. Shareholdings

Give the name and address of any company in which you, or your spouse or cohabitee, or both of you, whether jointly or separately, own shares exceeding –
(a) 1% or more of the issued share capital of the company; or
(b) £ 25,000 in value.

Provide a brief description of the business or purpose of the company.

Answer

Lone Pine Ltd: Private investment company.
Four Oaks Hotel Ltd: Property holding company.



4. Sponsorship

Give the name and address of any person who provides you with sponsorship for the purpose of enabling you to carry out your duties as an elected member. Provide a brief description of the sponsorship.

Answer

None



5. Gifts, Hospitality and other benefits

List the name and address of any person who gives you, or your spouse or cohabitee, any gift, hospitality or other benefit which has a monetary value greater than 1% of the current remuneration figure for elected members (disregarding any expense allowances) if the giving of the gift, hospitality or benefit is, in any way, related to your membership of the States.

Provide a brief description of the gift, hospitality or other benefit given.

Answer

None



6. Overseas Visits

List the name and address of any person who pays all or part of the costs of a visit made outside Jersey by you or your spouse or cohabitee if the visit is, in any way, related to your membership of the States.

Answer

None apart from Commonwealth Parliamentary Association visits.


7. Land

List details of any land (except the principal place of residence of you or of your spouse or cohabitee) which is wholly owned, or jointly owned with another person –
(a) by or on behalf of you or your spouse or cohabitee; or
(b) by or on behalf of you and your spouse or cohabitee jointly.

List also details of any land from which you or your spouse or cohabitee derives an income.

You must describe the land in sufficient detail to enable it to be identified.

Answer

None



8. Miscellaneous

List details of any other interest or benefit which you or your spouse or cohabitee receive which, although not required to be registered under any of the previous sections, you believe might reasonably be thought by other persons to influence your actions as an elected member.

You may also use this section to record any interests or other matters that are not required to be registered but which in your opinion should be disclosed to the public.

Answer

1. Chairman of Age Concern, Jersey.
2. Administrator, Le Marais Community Project Garden.
3. Treasurer, JSPCA.
4. St. Brelade's Bay Association (SBBA).
5. Vice-Chairman of the Sea Cadets Management Committee.
These are all unpaid positions.  I have also worked with the Jersey Lifeboat Association (particularly its Steering Committee / Group and Operational Committee) to help with political matters.  This work started on approximately 20th November 2017 and is expected to continue until 20th March 2018 when propositions I have lodged relating to this work were debated by the States Assembly.

Biography

Role(s)

Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee

Record of service to the States

  • first elected to the States as Deputy of St. Brelade No. 1 and sworn to office on 12th December 2002
  • re-elected as Deputy of St. Brelade No. 1 in 2005
  • elected as a Senator and sworn to office on 8th December 2008
  • lost her seat in October 2014
  • re-elected as a Senator in the Senatorial by-election in September 2016
  • re-elected as a Senator in 2018

Committee / panel membership

Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (Jersey Branch) Executive Committee
Bailiff's Consultative Panel
Public Accounts Committee
The Chairmen's Committee
Brexit Review Panel
Future Hospital Review Panel
OneGov Review Panel
Government Plan Review Panel
Scrutiny Liaison Committee

Questions

Statements

Votes

Voting record

Vote:
Ill
Date:
24/09/2020
Reference:
P.98/2020
Vote:
Ill
Date:
23/09/2020
Reference:
P.91/2020
Vote:
Ill
Date:
23/09/2020
Reference:
P.91/2020
Vote:
Ill
Date:
23/09/2020
Reference:
P.91/2020
Vote:
Excused attendance
Date:
09/09/2020
Reference:
P.99/2020
Vote:
Against (Contre)
Date:
09/09/2020
Reference:
P.100/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
09/09/2020
Reference:
P.100/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
09/09/2020
Reference:
P.104/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
09/09/2020
Reference:
P.104/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
09/09/2020
Reference:
P.104/2020
Vote:
Against (Contre)
Date:
16/07/2020
Reference:
P.81/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
16/07/2020
Reference:
P.90/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.85/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.85/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.85/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.89/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.10/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.10/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.10/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.72/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
14/07/2020
Reference:
P.88/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
01/07/2020
Reference:
P.84/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
30/06/2020
Reference:
P.67/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
30/06/2020
Reference:
P.71/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.56/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.62/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.63/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.64/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.64/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.64/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
16/06/2020
Reference:
P.64/2020
Vote:
Against (Contre)
Date:
27/05/2020
Reference:
P.66/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
20/05/2020
Reference:
P.61/2020(Amd)(2)
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
20/05/2020
Reference:
P.61/2020(Amd)
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
20/05/2020
Reference:
P.61/2020(Amd)(3)
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
20/05/2020
Reference:
P.61/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
13/05/2020
Reference:
P.54/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
12/05/2020
Reference:
P.44/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
12/05/2020
Reference:
P.52/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.46/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.46/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.48/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.48/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.49/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.49/2020
Vote:
Not present for vote
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.50/2020
Vote:
For (Pour)
Date:
22/04/2020
Reference:
P.50/2020
Vote:
Excused attendance
Date:
27/03/2020
Reference:
P.29/2020
Vote:
Ill
Date:
11/03/2020
Reference:
P.118/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
11/03/2020
Reference:
P.128/2019(Amd)(2)
Vote:
Ill
Date:
11/03/2020
Reference:
P.128/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
10/03/2020
Reference:
P.126/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
10/03/2020
Reference:
P.126/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
10/03/2020
Reference:
P.126/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
26/02/2020
Reference:
P.127/2019(Re-issue)
Vote:
Ill
Date:
25/02/2020
Reference:
P.127/2019(Amd)(Amd)
Vote:
Ill
Date:
04/02/2020
Reference:
P.119/2019(Re-issue)
Vote:
Ill
Date:
04/02/2020
Reference:
P.125/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
22/01/2020
Reference:
P.122/2019
Vote:
Ill
Date:
22/01/2020
Reference:
P.122/2019

Declaration of interests

STATEMENT OF INTERESTS

1. Employment, offices, directorships and partnerships

Give the name and address of any person, company, trust, professional association, union, political party or other organization from whom you receive any remuneration or benefit by virtue of being –
(a) employed;
(b) the holder of any office;
(c) a director of any company; or
(d) a partner in a partnership or firm.

Provide a brief description of the business or work in each case.

Answer

Biarritz Hotel Ltd.



2. Self-employment etc.

Give details of any consultancy, trade, profession, vocation or other work for which you receive any payment or benefit and which does not fall within section 1.

In addition you must give the name and address of a person from whom you receive any payment or benefit in return for the above work if the payment or benefit received from that person forms a significant portion of your total income, or a significant portion of your total income from that particular work.

Provide a brief description of the business or work in each case.

Answer

None



3. Shareholdings

Give the name and address of any company in which you, or your spouse or cohabitee, or both of you, whether jointly or separately, own shares exceeding –
(a) 1% or more of the issued share capital of the company; or
(b) £ 25,000 in value.

Provide a brief description of the business or purpose of the company.

Answer

Lone Pine Ltd: Private investment company.
Four Oaks Hotel Ltd: Property holding company.



4. Sponsorship

Give the name and address of any person who provides you with sponsorship for the purpose of enabling you to carry out your duties as an elected member. Provide a brief description of the sponsorship.

Answer

None



5. Gifts, Hospitality and other benefits

List the name and address of any person who gives you, or your spouse or cohabitee, any gift, hospitality or other benefit which has a monetary value greater than 1% of the current remuneration figure for elected members (disregarding any expense allowances) if the giving of the gift, hospitality or benefit is, in any way, related to your membership of the States.

Provide a brief description of the gift, hospitality or other benefit given.

Answer

None



6. Overseas Visits

List the name and address of any person who pays all or part of the costs of a visit made outside Jersey by you or your spouse or cohabitee if the visit is, in any way, related to your membership of the States.

Answer

None apart from Commonwealth Parliamentary Association visits.


7. Land

List details of any land (except the principal place of residence of you or of your spouse or cohabitee) which is wholly owned, or jointly owned with another person –
(a) by or on behalf of you or your spouse or cohabitee; or
(b) by or on behalf of you and your spouse or cohabitee jointly.

List also details of any land from which you or your spouse or cohabitee derives an income.

You must describe the land in sufficient detail to enable it to be identified.

Answer

None



8. Miscellaneous

List details of any other interest or benefit which you or your spouse or cohabitee receive which, although not required to be registered under any of the previous sections, you believe might reasonably be thought by other persons to influence your actions as an elected member.

You may also use this section to record any interests or other matters that are not required to be registered but which in your opinion should be disclosed to the public.

Answer

1. Chairman of Age Concern, Jersey.
2. Administrator, Le Marais Community Project Garden.
3. Treasurer, JSPCA.
4. St. Brelade's Bay Association (SBBA).
5. Vice-Chairman of the Sea Cadets Management Committee.
These are all unpaid positions.  I have also worked with the Jersey Lifeboat Association (particularly its Steering Committee / Group and Operational Committee) to help with political matters.  This work started on approximately 20th November 2017 and is expected to continue until 20th March 2018 when propositions I have lodged relating to this work were debated by the States Assembly.

If you wish to contact all 49 elected States Members, you can send them a message using our Email all elected States Members form.

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