Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the UK (CANZUK) APPG

First Registered: 24/09/2020 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To encourage interest in the political concept of CANZUK; promote CANZUK among UK parliamentarians; meet with interested politicians, commentators, academics and political figures visiting the UK from Canada, Australia, and New Zealand; promote research and policy ideas around CANZUK; and discuss Canadian, Australian, New Zealand 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, Australia, New Zealand and the UK (CANZUK)

1. Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the UK (CANZUK)
24/09/2020 - APPGs

Found: political concept of CANZUK; promote CANZUK among UK parliamentarians; meet with interested politicians

2. New Zealand 2018
04/06/2018 - Parliamentary Research

Found: 2018 New Zealand 2018 By Ben Smith, Louisa Brooke-Holland and Dominic Webb Contents: 1. New Zealand

3. Future free trade agreements: US, CPTPP, Australia and New Zealand
20/02/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: Future free trade agreements: US, CPTPP, Australia and New Zealand By Ilze Jozepa, Matt Ward and Dominic

4. UK visa requirements: list for carriers
20/08/2020 - UK Visas and Immigration
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Found: UK VISA REQUIREMENTS ALL nationals of the countries and territories listed below in red (underlined)

5. The Social Security (Reciprocal Agreements) (Miscellaneous Amendments) (EU Exit) Regulations 2021
03/06/2021 - Department for Work and Pensions
- View source

Found: (Application of Reciprocal Agreements with Australia, Canada and New Zealand) (EEA St ates and Switzerland) Regulations

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Recent Speeches related to Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the UK (CANZUK)

1. Global Britain
16/06/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: conference—COP26—which we will host in Glasgow.The UK possesses the third biggest aid budget and diplomatic - Speech Link
2: the full DFID budget will be ring-fenced in the new Department? Will there be no loss of DFID staff numbers - Speech Link

2. Global Britain
30/01/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: that beacon championing the values for which the UK has long been known. From our abolition of the corn - Speech Link
2: just made, very eloquently? CANZUK—consisting of Canada, Australia, New Zealand and ourselves—has the potential - Speech Link
3: relationships with allies such as Canada, New Zealand and Australia fundamentally became less close. We - Speech Link

3. Commonwealth
28/03/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: for not being able to take part. He is en route to New York—indeed, he may already have arrived—to represent - Speech Link
2: Minister, the noble Lord, Lord Bates, as to how the UK is responding to that disaster. As usual, DfID has - Speech Link
3: found that in the Asia-Pacific region, Australia, New Zealand and a number of other Commonwealth countries - Speech Link

4. Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (Accession)
17/06/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: Today’s launch of trade negotiations with Australia and New Zealand is an historic moment for this country - Speech Link

5. European Union (Definition of Treaties) (Strategic Partnership Agreement) (Canada) Order 2018
18/07/2018 - Grand Committee

1: of Treaties) (Strategic Partnership Agreement) (Canada) Order 2018, the European Union (Definition of - Speech Link
2: ministerial, official and expert level.The EU-Canada Strategic Partnership Agreement will enhance political - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the UK (CANZUK)
1. Australia and New Zealand: Emigration
asked by: Lord Pendry
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had with the governments of Australia and New Zealand about those governments' policies aimed at encouraging UK skilled workers and their families to settle in those countries; and what estimate they have made of the cost to HM Treasury of the emigration of such workers.

2. Rugby: Australia and New Zealand
asked by: Ruth Jones
... what assessment he has made of the effect of Australia and New Zealand withdrawing from the Rugby League World Cup.

3. Drugs: New Zealand
asked by: Gareth Thomas
... with her New Zealand counterpart on pharmaceutical patent extensions; and if she will make a statement.

4. New Zealand: Coronavirus
asked by: Sarah Owen
... what discussions he has had with his New Zealand counterpart on that country's managed (a) quarantine and (b) isolation border policy during the covid-19 pandemic; and efficacy of those policies with comparison to the UK's air corridor policy.

5. Coronavirus: New Zealand
asked by: Ed Davey
... what discussions officials in his Department have had with health officials in the New Zealand Government on that country's approach to tackling covid-19; and if he will make a statement.

Latest Questions
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11 Current APPG Officers
Paul Bristow Portrait
Paul Bristow
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Peterborough
Joined: 24th September 2020
Alicia Kearns Portrait
Alicia Kearns
Vice Chair
Conservative - Rutland and Melton
Joined: 24th September 2020
Dehenna Davison Portrait
Dehenna Davison
Vice Chair
Conservative - Bishop Auckland
Joined: 24th September 2020
Antony Higginbotham Portrait
Antony Higginbotham
Vice Chair
Conservative - Burnley
Joined: 24th September 2020
Bob Seely Portrait
Bob Seely
Vice Chair
Conservative - Isle of Wight
Joined: 24th September 2020
Baroness Stroud Portrait
Baroness Stroud
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 24th September 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Paul Bristow MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3690 .


Public Enquiry Point:

Asa Mallon, CalComms, 15th Floor, Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London SW1P 4QP . Tel: 07938 000 718



CalComms acts as the group's secretariat.

Benefits in Kind
10 Sep 2020
CalComms   From : 10/09/2020 To : 09/09/2021
10 Sep 2020
Secretariat   From : 10/09/2020 To : 09/09/2021

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the UK (CANZUK) APPG