Canada APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 25/08/2021

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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. 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: input on future free trade agreements (FTAs) with Canada and Mexico will formally be launching as of today - Speech Link

2. 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

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. 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

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Canada
1. 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.

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

3. Cheese: Canada
asked by: Emily Thornberry
18/12/2020
... if she will publish the full details of the licensing procedures for UK-Canada cheese exports as agreed under the UK-Canada Trade Continuity Agreement and cheese tariff rate quota side-letter.

4. Cheese: Canada
asked by: Emily Thornberry
18/12/2020
... under what terms UK cheese producers will export to Canada after 31 December 2023 in the event that no further agreement is reached with Canada before that time.

5. Cheese: Canada
asked by: Emily Thornberry
18/12/2020
... whether the UK will have access to a separate tariff rate quota for industrial cheese under the UK-Canada Trade Continuity Agreement.

Latest Questions
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
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