Martin Helme was born on 24 April 1976 in Tallinn; he is married and a father of five children. Helme joined the predecessor of the Conservative People's Party of Estonia in 2006; he is the chairman of the party.
Martin Helme sündis 24. aprillil 1976 Tallinnas, ta on abielus ning viie lapse isa. Helme astus Eesti Konservatiivse Rahvaerakonna eelkäija liikmeks 2006. aastal, ta on 2020. aastast erakonna esimees.
From 2015 to 2019, he was a Member of the 13th Riigikogu; he was a Chairman of his faction.
From 2009 to 2015, he was the Executive Director of publishing house Kunst.
From 2008 to 2009, he was the project manager of SA Virumaa Muuseumid.
From 2004 to 2007, he was an editor of international news at Delfi.
Martin Helme graduated from the University of Tartu in 2000 with a degree in history.
In undertaking to perform the duties of a member of the Government of the Republic, I am aware that I shall bear responsibility in this office before the Republic of Estonia and my conscience. I solemnly swear to remain faithful to the constitutional order of the Republic of Estonia and to devote my strength to securing the welfare and future of the people of Estonia.