Members

Lyndon Farnham

Senator, Island-wide

Chant de la Mer
Le Mont Rossignol
St. Ouen
Jersey
JE3 2LN

Role(s)

Minister for Economic Development, Tourism, Sport and Culture

Deputy Chief Minister


Record of service to the States

  • first elected to the States as Deputy of St. Saviour No. 2 and sworn to office on 9th December 1999
  • re-elected as Deputy of St. Saviour No. 2 in 2002
  • retired from the States in December 2005
  • re-elected as a Senator in 2011 and sworn to office on 14th November 2011
  • re-elected as a Senator in 2014
  • re-elected as a Senator in 2018

Committee / panel membership

Bailiff's Consultative Panel
Council of Ministers

Statements

    Questions

      Voting record

      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      18/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.128/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      18/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.131/2020(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      17/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.123/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.123/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.123/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.129/2020(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.149/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.116/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.118/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.118/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.120/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.120/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      03/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.114/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      03/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.114/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      03/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.110/2020(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      21/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)(4)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      21/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      21/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      21/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      20/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      20/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      20/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)(3)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      20/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.105/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.105/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.105/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.107/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.107/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.107/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.107/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      25/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.101/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      25/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.106/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      24/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.98/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.75/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.75/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.91/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.91/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.91/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      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:
      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:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      14/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.85/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      14/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.89/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      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:
      For (Pour)
      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:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      30/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.67/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      30/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.71/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      16/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.56/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      16/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.64/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      16/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.64/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      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:
      28/05/2020
      Reference:
      P.66/2020
      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:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      12/05/2020
      Reference:
      P.44/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      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:
      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.49/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.50/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.50/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.50/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      27/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.29/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      11/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.118/2019
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      11/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.128/2019(Amd)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      11/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.128/2019(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      11/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.128/2019
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.126/2019
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.126/2019
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.126/2019
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      26/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.127/2019(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      26/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.2/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      25/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.127/2019(Amd)(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      25/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.127/2019(Amd)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      25/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.127/2019(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      25/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.127/2019(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.119/2019(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.125/2019
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      22/01/2020
      Reference:
      P.122/2019
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      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

      FCI Limited: Director, Registered Office: Tower House, La Route Es Nouaux, St. Helier,  JE2 4ZJ.
      Gym Club (International) Limited: Director, Registered Office: Tower House, La Route Es Nouaux, St. Helier, JE2 4ZJ.
      Yacht Hotel Limited: Consultant: Business Address: The Weighbridge, St. Helier, Jersey  JE2 3NF.
      Blah Limited: Director, Registered Office: P.O. Box 179, 40 The Esplanade, St. Helier, Jersey  JE4 9RJ.
      (Resigned as Director of Yacht Hotel Limited on 27th April 2018)



      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

      FCI Limited: Consultancy, holding, investment.
      Gym Club (International Limited: Online gym access and membership.  www.gymclub.com



      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


      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

      Chant de la Mer, Le Mont Rossignol, St. Ouen, Jersey  JE3 2LN.  Fields 1671, 1704, 1673, 1673A.



      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

      None

      Biography

      Role(s)

      Minister for Economic Development, Tourism, Sport and Culture

      Deputy Chief Minister


      Record of service to the States

      • first elected to the States as Deputy of St. Saviour No. 2 and sworn to office on 9th December 1999
      • re-elected as Deputy of St. Saviour No. 2 in 2002
      • retired from the States in December 2005
      • re-elected as a Senator in 2011 and sworn to office on 14th November 2011
      • re-elected as a Senator in 2014
      • re-elected as a Senator in 2018

      Committee / panel membership

      Bailiff's Consultative Panel
      Council of Ministers

      Votes

      Voting record

      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      18/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.128/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      18/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.131/2020(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      17/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.123/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.123/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.123/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.129/2020(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.149/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.116/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.118/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.118/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.120/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.120/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      03/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.114/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      03/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.114/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      03/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.110/2020(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      21/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)(4)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      21/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      21/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      21/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      20/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      20/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      20/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)(3)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      20/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.105/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.105/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.105/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.107/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.107/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.107/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.107/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      25/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.101/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      25/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.106/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      24/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.98/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.75/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.75/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.91/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.91/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.91/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      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:
      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:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      14/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.85/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      14/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.89/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      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:
      For (Pour)
      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:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      30/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.67/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      30/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.71/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      16/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.56/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      16/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.64/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      16/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.64/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      16/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.64/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      16/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.64/2020