Canada APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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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.

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 Canada

1. 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

2. 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

3. Memorandum of Understanding between the UK and Canada on the Trade Continuity Agreement
23/12/2020 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Memorandum of Understanding between the UK and Canada on the Trade Continuity Agreement Memorandum

4. 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

5. 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

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Canada

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

1: My Lords, both the UK and Canada remain committed to a seamless transition of our trading relationship - 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

2. Draft EU-Canada Trade Agreement Order
26/06/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: draft European Union (Definition of Treaties) (Canada Trade Agreement) Order 2018, which was laid before - Speech Link
2: draft European Union (Definition of Treaties) (Canada Trade Agreement) Order 2018, which was laid before - Speech Link
3: treaties with Canada and hopefully Japan, but that there is no legal obligation for Canada and Japan to - Speech Link

3. Pensions
09/02/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: is a group of United Kingdom citizens living in Canada, Australia, South Africa, the West Indies and other - Speech Link
2: wireless operator in the Royal Air Force. He moved to Canada with his wife, to their dream home. Sadly, after - Speech Link
3: affected who live in Canada, the impacts of this policy can be devastating. Since Canada pays Canadian pensioners - 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. European Union (Definition of Treaties) (Canada Trade Agreement) Order 2018
25/06/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: and a good deal for the UK. Our total trade with Canada stood at £16.5 billion last year, up 6.4% on the - Speech Link
2: certainly do not wish to oppose an agreement with Canada in this way but I have a number of questions—to - Speech Link
3: while it is clear that the EU and Canada—and, indeed, Britain and Canada if it ends up being a bilateral - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Canada
1. Canada: Coronavirus
asked by: Margaret Ferrier
23/03/2020
... if he will make it his policy to advise against all but essential travel to Canada as a result of the covid-19 pandemic.

2. 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.

3. 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.

4. 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.

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

Latest Questions
17 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
Lord Foulkes of Cumnock Portrait
Lord Foulkes of Cumnock
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Chris Law Portrait
Chris Law
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Dundee West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Anthony Browne Portrait
Anthony Browne
Vice Chair
Conservative - South Cambridgeshire
Joined: 24th February 2020
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