Register of interests

Councillor Bhagwanji Chohan

I, Councillor Bhagwanji Chohan, a member of Brent Council give notice that I have the following disclosable pecuniary interests (1 - 7) and personal interests (8 - 10);

1. Employment, office, trade, profession or vocation
Member Spouse/Civil Partner/living as such
Funeral Consultant (part-time, since 2009) Co-operative Funeral Care, Hayes Branch. Co-operative Group Ltd, 7th Floor, 1 Angel Square, Manchester, M60 0AG None
2. Sponsorship
Member Spouse/Civil Partner/living as such
None None
3. Contracts
Member Spouse/Civil Partner/living as such
None None
4. Land
Member Spouse/Civil Partner/living as such
22 Paxford Road, Wembley, HA0 3RQ 22 Paxford Road, Wembley, HA0 3RQ
5. Licences
Member Spouse/Civil Partner/living as such
None None
6. Corporate tenancies
Member Spouse/Civil Partner/living as such
None None
7. Securities
Member Spouse/Civil Partner/living as such
None None
8. Any body of which you are in a position of general control or management, and to which you are appointed or nominated by the Council
Member
None
9. Any body: a) exercising functions of a public nature; b) directed to charitable purposes; c) whose principal purposes includes the influence of public opinion or policy (including an political party or trade union) of which you are a member or in a position of general control or management
Member
GMB
Labour Party
Co-operative Party
Life member of Brent Indian Association
Member of CODEC UK
Member of Shree Soratiha Prapajai Southall Branch (1972) Life Member President from 2015 to October 2017
Shree Sorathia Prajapati Youth Mardal, Southall, UK (Sec, but group not in action)
Committee Member of Consortium of Gujarati Schools (SE England)
President for National and International Affairs, Adhya Shakti Mataji Temple
Community Ambassador to the Akshaya Patra Foundation (as of 02/08/18)
10. Any gifts or hospitality worth more than an estimated value of £50 which you have received by virtue of your office
Member
Chair as election officer Shantivan Housing Society 9 August 2015 Value £50 donated to Mayor's Charity
Two tickets for football match Wembley Stadium via Council 29 March 2016 Value £50+
Lunch by President Bank Manager Punjabi National Bank International, Wembley 27 March 2016 Nil value
Nepali drama tickets x 2 First Educate Nepal UK Total value £70.
Dinner in Ruislip Tamu Nepalese Community 27 May 2016 Value unknown
2 x Rihanna World Tour tickets 24 June 2016 Wembley Connect Value unknown
2 tickets for Maja event at INDIGO O2 ILA Creations Presents Garja Maharashtra Maza 22 May 2016 Face value £50+vat each
7A side football IPP Yeti (Nepalese Community) 23 July 2016 (No face value)
Event by Metropolitan Police Stonebridge Park Recreation Ground 11 June 2016 (No face value)
Anand Mela at Harrow Leisure Centre Asian Voice 11 June 2016 (No face value)
Nepalese Bollywood night music event at South Harrow Football Club Nepalese community 12 June 2016 (No face value)
Four tickets to The Wembley Cup (charity event), Wembley Stadium, Fri 2 Sept 2016. Nil value. Gift from Wembley Stadium.
Anniversary programme from Kosheli Nepali Cultural Fusion UK on 13th August 2016. Nil value declared.
Two tickets for a community event from CODEC UK on 28th August 2016. Total value declared £30 .
Invitation to attend the 8th Nepali Mela event from Tamu Dhee UK Association on 28th August 2016. Nil value.
14/01/2017 - Signed books from an event by the Romanian Cultural Ceremony. Nil value - donated to Mayor's Parlour
18/10/17 - Hamper for Diwali. Declared value £35. Received from Jaysam Ltd (joinery, metalwork and shop fitting company). Donated to the Mayoral Charity Raffle, December 2017.
02/01/18 - One thin metal gold chain donated as part of Lord Shivai blessing. Estimated value £107. Received from JJ Recruitment Company (Wembley) - equivalent value donated to Mayoral Charities by Cllr Chohan (£107).
16/01/18 - Air India flight to speak at Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) Parliamentarians Conference, Delhi. Value declared £5990.51. Received from High Commission of India (London).
01/03/18 - Calvin Klein perfume (100ml). Value £40. Received from Mr J Vohra.

I declare that I understand that the Brent Members Code of Conduct, adopted by the Council on 14 May 2018, requires me to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests specified in Regulations made by the Secretary of State and to disclose any personal interests as described in the Code. I have carefully considered the Regulations and the Code of Conduct and confirm that this is an accurate list of all my disclosable pecuniary interests and personal interests.

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