British Overseas Territories APPG

First Registered: 10/03/2021 • Last updated on: 25/08/2021

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

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.

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Recent Documents related to British Overseas Territories

1. Mr Jamal Smith - written evidence
06/11/2018 - Inquiry: The future of the UK Overseas Territories - Foreign Affairs Committee
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Found: Jamal Smith (OTS0027) “A 2020 VISION FOR THE OVERSEAS TERRITORIES” I wish to thank the Foreign Affairs Committee

2. United Kingdom Overseas Territories Association - written evidence
13/11/2018 - Inquiry: The future of the UK Overseas Territories - Foreign Affairs Committee
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Found: Kingdom Overseas Territories Association Written evidence from the United Kingdom Overseas Territories Association

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 (HMRC)
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Found: Customs (Tariff-free access for Goods from British Overseas Territories) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 Find

4. Apply to give up (renounce) British citizenship (form RN)
12/04/2019 - UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI)
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Found: Renunciation of British Citizenship, British Overseas Citizenship, British Overseas Territories Citizenship

5. Tabitha Sprague - written evidence
06/11/2018 - Inquiry: The future of the UK Overseas Territories - Foreign Affairs Committee
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Found: future of the UK Overseas Territories and how it relates to British Overseas Territories and access to UK

Latest Documents
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. British Nationality Act 1981 (Remedial) Order 2019
23/07/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: was their mother who was British and not their father.The draft British Nationality Act 1981 (Remedial) - Speech Link
2: citizenship to the offspring of fathers from British Overseas Territories who were not married to their mothers - Speech Link

3. British Overseas Territories: Same-Sex Marriage
23/07/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: Territory, the British Indian Ocean Territory, the Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, the Pitcairn Islands - Speech Link
2: The United Kingdom Government imposed on overseas territories compliance with the international money - Speech Link
3: Minister for the Overseas Territories, of the autonomy of the overseas territories, believing that it - Speech Link

4. Overseas Territories: Publicly Accessible Registers of Company Beneficial Ownership
14/12/2020 - Written Statements

1: beneficial ownership. In a welcome step forward, the British Virgin Islands’ Government have also committed - Speech Link

5. Nationality
23/07/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: Committee on Human Rights, Proposal for a draft British Nationality Act 1981 (Remedial) Order 2018, HC - Speech Link
2: it was their mother who was British, not their father. The draft British Nationality Act 1981 (Remedial) - Speech Link
3: blocked children from registering for their right to British citizenship. We support the statutory instrument - 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 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.

3. British Overseas Territories
asked by: Viscount Waverley
02/08/2018
... which Territory; and on what subject.

4. British Overseas Territories
asked by: Viscount Waverley
31/07/2018
...To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they have received any proposals from the governments of any of the British Overseas Territories to alter the status of those Territories' relationships with the United Kingdom.

5. British Overseas Territories
asked by: Margaret Hodge
17/07/2018
... whether the Government plans to change the constitutional arrangements between the UK and the British Overseas Territories.

Latest Questions
25 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
68 APPG Memberships
Adult Education , Ageing and Older People , Arts and Heritage , 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 , Disability , Domestic Violence and Abuse , Equitable Life Policyholders , Fatherhood , Flags and Heraldry , Gasworks Redevelopment , Global Security and Non-Proliferation , Governance and Inclusive Leadership , 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
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