declare an/(one's) interest

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declare an/(one's) interest

To state financial interest in something. He was sure to declare his interest before we prepared his contract.
See also: declare, interest
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declare an (or your) interest

make known your financial interests in an undertaking before it is discussed.
See also: declare, interest
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That is why in this dispute Macedonia and Greece declare their interests. If those interests overlap there will be a solution.
However, the BBC reported that it had found that a number of MPs were failing to declare their interests properly.
That is why councillors, AMs and MPs have to declare their interests when they take office,' she said.
``The Plaid Cymru group called at the beginning of the council meeting several weeks ago for every member to declare their interests and the request was refused.''