British Overseas Territories APPG

First Registered: 10/03/2021 • Last updated on: 29/12/2021

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To foster good relations between the British Overseas Territories and Parliament.

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Recent Documents related to British Overseas Territories

1. UK-Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council, November 2021: communiqué
18/11/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Policy paper UK-Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council, November 2021: communiqué

2. British overseas territories citizens
02/11/2021 - HM Passport Office
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Found: .0 Guidance for about the British overseas territories citizen (BOTC) nationality status

3. Reference Document for The Customs (Tariff-free access for Goods from British Overseas Territories) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
16/12/2020 - HM Revenue & Customs
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Found: Customs (Tariff-free access for Goods from British Overseas Territories) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 Find

4. Written evidence submitted by Shelley Omarie Duberry (NBB04)
22/09/2021 - Bill Documents

Found: connection to the United Kingdom and her British Overseas Territories is valid and essential to this process

5. UK - Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council November 2020: Communiqué
27/11/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Policy paper UK - Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council November 2020:

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Recent Speeches related to British Overseas Territories

1. Overseas Territories: Humanitarian and Disaster Relief
09/02/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: assessment they have made of the United Kingdom Overseas Territories’ preparedness for humanitarian and disaster - Speech Link
2: significant support to Bermuda and the Caribbean territories to ensure that they are ready for the annual - Speech Link
3: Caribbean during hurricane season to support our overseas territories, but the real challenge is getting access - Speech Link

2. Nationality and Borders Bill (Fifth sitting)
19/10/2021 - Public Bill Committees

1: injustices in British nationality law concerning discrimination, specifically in relation to British overseas - Speech Link

3. Higher Education Student Finance
21/10/2021 - Written Statements

1: UK, who come to the UK from specified British overseas territories and who are starting full-time and part-time - Speech Link

4. Nationality and Borders Bill (Sixth sitting)
19/10/2021 - Public Bill Committees

1: the person has not previously been a British overseas territories citizen. The registration provisions - Speech Link

5. British Overseas Territories: Registers of Company Beneficial Ownership
15/07/2020 - Written Statements

1: My hon. Friend, the Minister for the Overseas Territories and Sustainable Development (Baroness Sugg) - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to British Overseas Territories
1. British Overseas Territories
asked by: Helen Goodman
28/11/2018
... in preparing the Draft Agreement on the withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community and the Outline Political Declaration on the Future Relationship.

2. British Nationality: British Overseas Territories
asked by: Baroness Lister of Burtersett
17/11/2020
... what the process is for doing so.

3. British Nationality: British Overseas Territories
asked by: Baroness Lister of Burtersett
13/08/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what rights to enter the UK will be accorded to Hong Kong residents who were British Overseas Territories citizens until 1997.

4. British Overseas Territories
asked by: Helen Goodman
24/10/2018
... what assessment he has made of the potential effect on the British overseas territories of (a) the UK leaving the EU without a deal and (b) the EU accepting the Chequers proposals.

5. British Nationality: British Overseas Territories
asked by: Baroness Lister of Burtersett
25/03/2020
... or (4) one year.

Latest Questions
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24 Current APPG Officers
Derek Twigg Portrait
Derek Twigg
Vice Chair
Labour - Halton
Joined: 10th March 2021
Lord Jones of Cheltenham Portrait
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 10th March 2021
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 10th March 2021
70 APPG Memberships
Adult Education , Afrikan Reparations , Ageing and Older People , Arts and Heritage , Austria , BBC , Black Maternal Health , Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Business Owners , Carbon Monoxide , Citizens Rights , Commonwealth , Cycling and Walking , Dalits , Dark Skies , Democracy and Human Rights in the Gulf , Dentistry and Oral Health , Disability , Domestic Violence and Abuse , Equitable Life Policyholders , Fatherhood , Flags and Heraldry , Gasworks Redevelopment , Global Security and Non-Proliferation , Gypsies, Travellers and Roma , Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood , Haiti , Hospice and End of Life Care , Immigration Detention , Insurance and Financial Services , Internet, Communications and Technology , Ireland and the Irish in Britain , Kosovo , Leasehold and Commonhold Reform , Limits to Growth , Longevity , Media , Music , No Recourse to Public Funds , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Opera , Park Homes , Period Equality , Photography , Race and Community , Religious Education , Republic of Korea , Retail Crime , Road Freight and Logistics , Rowing , Scientific , Scotch Whisky , Sexual and Reproductive Health in the UK , Single Parent Families , Social Enterprise , Social Integration , Social Science and Policy , Social Work , St George's Day , Tibet , Transport Safety , United Nations , United Nations Women , Vascular and Venous Disease , Votes at 16 , Western Rail Link to Heathrow , Western Sahara , Wine and Spirits , Wine of Great Britain , Women in Transport , Youth Affairs
John Penrose Portrait
John Penrose
Vice Chair
Conservative - Weston-super-Mare
Joined: 10th March 2021
Baroness Smith of Basildon Portrait
Baroness Smith of Basildon
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 10th March 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Lisa Cameron Portrait
Lisa Cameron
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Joined: 10th March 2021
82 APPG Memberships
22q11 Syndrome , American Football , Antisemitism , Arctic and Nordic Councils , Armed Forces , Armed Forces Covenant , Assistive Technology , Australia and New Zealand , Autism , Bahrain , Banning Trophy Hunting , Bees and Pollinators , Bermuda , Boys' Brigade , Breast Cancer , British Jews , Canada , Cats , Cerebral Palsy , Channel 4 , Channel Islands , Childhood Trauma , Chile , China , Commonwealth , Crypto and Digital Assets , Cyprus , Darts , Dementia , Diabetes , Digital Regulation and Responsibility , Disability , Dog Advisory Welfare , Down Syndrome , Dying Well , Eating Disorders , Entrepreneurship , Estonia , Ethics and Sustainability in Fashion , Fair Business Banking , Financial Education for Young People , Foreign Affairs , Future of Retail , Global Health , Health , Holocaust Memorial , Hydrogen , Inclusive Entrepreneurship , International Freedom of Religion or Belief , Japan , Learning Disability , Liechtenstein , Limits to Growth , Loan Charge and Taxpayer Fairness , Media , Mentoring , Montserrat , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Pacific Islands , Pro-Life , Psychology , Pubs , Qatar , Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022 , Reserves and Cadets , Russia , San Marino , Serbia , Small Island Developing States , Social Media , Spinal Cord Injury , Street Children , Switzerland , Textiles and Fashion , Thalidomide , Twelve Steps Recovery Programme from Addiction , United Nations , United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development , United Nations Women , Vulnerable Groups to Pandemics , Whistleblowing , Woods and Trees
Lord Northbrook Portrait
Lord Northbrook
Vice Chair
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 10th March 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Andrew Rosindell MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8475.

Email: andrew.rosindell.mp@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the British Overseas Territories APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the British Overseas Territories APPG

Former APPG Officers
David Amess Portrait
David Amess
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Southend West
Joined: 10th March 2021
Departed: 6th October 2021
No other APPG Memberships