Canada APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 29/12/2021

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To encourage political interest in Canada; to meet with politicians from Canada who are visiting the UK; to meet with the Canadian High Commissioner; and to discuss Canadian and UK politics.

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Recent Documents related to Canada

1. Agreement, done at Ottawa on 9 December 2020, between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and Canada on Trade Continuity
10/12/2020 - Treaty
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Found: International treaty UK/Canada: Agreement on Trade Continuity [CS Canada No.1/2020] This treaty

2. Trade and investment factsheets (partner names beginning with C to F)
12/02/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Canada This factsheet provides the latest statistics on trade and investment between the UK and

3. Overseas Business Risk - Canada
16/02/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Guidance Overseas Business Risk - Canada The Overseas Business Risk report provides

4. UK/Canada: Agreement on Trade Continuity [CS Canada No.1/2020]
10/12/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: International treaty UK/Canada: Agreement on Trade Continuity [CS Canada No.1/2020] This treaty

5. Continuing the UK's trade relationship with Canada: parliamentary report
10/12/2020 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Continuing the UK's trade relationship with Canada: parliamentary report The government’s approach

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Canada

1. Call for Input: Canada and Mexico Trade Deals
18/05/2021 - Written Statements

1: with major economies of today and tomorrow, with Canada currently being the ninth largest economy in the - Speech Link

2. Canada-UK Trade Deal
17/11/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: Lords, both the UK and Canada remain committed to a seamless transition of our trading relationship at - Speech Link
2: Agreement was almost reached with Canada in March 2019, but Canada did not like the temporary tariff - Speech Link
3: is Canada’s fifth-largest trading partner, but Canada ranks only 18th in terms of importance for the - Speech Link

3. Conformity Assessment (Mutual Recognition Agreements) (Construction Products) (Amendment) Regulations 2021
23/11/2021 - Grand Committee

1: the Government’s programme to implement the UK-Canada Trade Continuity Agreement, specifically in the - Speech Link
2: Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement with Canada into UK law.This simple transfer has involved a - Speech Link
3: availability and encourage the flow between the UK and Canada. That can only be a good thing, but I take the - Speech Link

4. Commonwealth Countries: Reciprocal Pension Agreements
01/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: understand that the Government are in talks with Canada on possible reciprocal arrangements for state pensions - Speech Link
2: justice for the 125,000 British pensioners living in Canada but that they have had no reply. When will the - Speech Link
3: this issue. The Government received a request from Canada in November 2020 to conclude a reciprocal agreement - Speech Link

5. Draft Conformity Assessment (Mutual Recognition Agreements) (Construction Products) (Amendment) Regulations 2021
08/11/2021 - General Committees

1: United Kingdom-Canada trade continuity agreement came into force. That incorporated the EU-Canada comprehensive - Speech Link
2: being put in place—so that bodies, in this case in Canada, understand our assessment requirements. It will - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Canada
1. Pensions: Canada
asked by: Caroline Lucas
04/02/2021
... if she will make it her policy to agree to the formal request made by the Canadian Government for a reciprocal agreement covering the uprating of pensions.

2. Pensions: Canada
asked by: Sarah Olney
19/01/2021
... whether her Department has responded to recent representations from the Canadian Government on proposals for a reciprocal social security agreement that covers the uprating of pensions.

3. Pensions: Canada
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
19/01/2021
... what recent discussions she has had with the Canadian Government on a reciprocal social security agreement with the UK covering the uprating of pensions.

4. Minerals: Canada
asked by: Alexander Stafford
08/09/2020
... what recent discussions he has had with this Canadian counterpart on critical minerals.

5. Pensions: Canada
asked by: Lord Jones of Cheltenham
04/02/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their response to the government of Canada's request for a reciprocal social security agreement covering the uprating of pensions.

Latest Questions
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25 Current APPG Officers
Andrew Percy Portrait
Andrew Percy
Deputy Chair
Conservative - Brigg and Goole
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lord Purvis of Tweed Portrait
Lord Purvis of Tweed
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Anthony Browne Portrait
Anthony Browne
Vice Chair
Conservative - South Cambridgeshire
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lisa Cameron Portrait
Lisa Cameron
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Joined: 21st April 2021
82 APPG Memberships
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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 Canada APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Canada APPG

Former APPG Officers
John Howell Portrait
John Howell
Co-Chair
Conservative - Henley
Joined: 31st August 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
Roger Godsiff Portrait
Roger Godsiff
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Birmingham, Hall Green
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Dodds of Duncairn Portrait
Lord Dodds of Duncairn
Vice Chair
Democratic Unionist Party - Life peer
Joined: 10th October 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
John Grogan Portrait
John Grogan
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Keighley
Joined: 31st July 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Helen Jones Portrait
Helen Jones
Secretary
Labour - Former Member for Warrington North
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Guto Bebb Portrait
Guto Bebb
Vice Chair
Independent - Former Member for Aberconwy
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 21st July 2016
No other APPG Memberships