Speeches in Parliament

My Personal Statement in the House of Commons

It has been eight years since I last stood to speak as a Back Bencher, and it is a privilege to do so again. When I left these Benches, it was to become a Minister in the Treasury, and it seems apt that I went back to whence I came: the circle of life.

Spending round 2019: Sajid Javid's speech

Mr Speaker,

Let me start by saying a few words around the circumstances around today’s statement.

We are in uncharted waters.

I understand the strong feelings around the House on these important questions.

Final local government finance settlement 2018 to 2019

Sajid Javid, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government unveils the final local government finance settlement.


Madam Deputy Speaker, every day, local government delivers vital services for the communities they serve.

Provisional local government finance settlement 2018 to 2019

The Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government gives his statement on the local government finance settlement.

With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement on funding for local authorities in England next year.

Grenfell Tower and building safety

Secretary of State's update to the House on the on-going response to June’s tragic fire at Grenfell Tower and the government's wider review of building safety.