Iceland APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To maintain good relations between the Icelandic and British Parliaments.

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Recent Documents related to Iceland

1. Free Trade Agreement, done at London on 8 July 2021, between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
15/07/2021 - Treaty
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Found: International treaty Free Trade Agreement between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom

2. Free Trade Agreement, done at London on 8 July 2021, between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
15/07/2021 - Treaty
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Found: International treaty Free Trade Agreement between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom

3. Free Trade Agreement, done at London on 8 July 2021, between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
15/07/2021 - Treaty
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Found: International treaty Free Trade Agreement between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom

4. Free Trade Agreement, done at London on 8 July 2021, between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
15/07/2021 - Treaty
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Found: International treaty Free Trade Agreement between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom

5. Free Trade Agreement, done at London on 8 July 2021, between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
15/07/2021 - Treaty
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Found: International treaty Free Trade Agreement between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Iceland

1. Extradition Act 2003 (Amendments to Designations) Order 2020
09/03/2020 - Grand Committee

1: extradition agreement between the EU and Norway and Iceland to which the UK is party during the transition - Speech Link
2: particular comments to make in respect of Norway and Iceland becoming Part 1, and no longer being Part 2, territories - Speech Link

2. Extradition (Provisional Arrest) Bill [HL]
14/10/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: on the EU’s surrender agreement with Norway and Iceland.The purpose of amending the Bill in this - Speech Link
2: prayed in aid the EU agreement with Norway and Iceland, but that agreement took more than a decade to - Speech Link

3. Electricity (Risk-Preparedness) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
03/11/2020 - Grand Committee

1: have in mind proposals for an interconnector with Iceland, originally made some years ago. But before referring - Speech Link
2: interconnector projects progress.Going back to the Iceland interconnector, I agree entirely with the noble - Speech Link

4. Free Trade Agreement: Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway
14/10/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: takes note of the Free Trade Agreement between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom - Speech Link
2: before Parliament the free trade agreement between Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway and the UK. Following - Speech Link
3: means in practice is that while the UK, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein will be able to cumulate EU content - Speech Link

5. EEA EFTA Separation Agreement Joint Committee
20/07/2021 - Written Statements

1: EFTA separation agreement, which was agreed with Iceland, Norway and Liechtenstein, and signed on 28 January - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Iceland
1. Fisheries: Iceland
asked by: Andrew Bowie
22/03/2021
... what plans he has to increase fishing opportunities for UK fishing organisations in Icelandic waters ahead of full ratification of the trade continuity agreement between the UK and Iceland.

2. Fisheries: Iceland
asked by: Lord Teverson
29/10/2020
... the UK’s former access after 31 December to fishing opportunities in Icelandic waters.

3. Fisheries: Iceland
asked by: Baroness Harris of Richmond
02/02/2021
... offers access to Icelandic waters for UK fishers.

4. Fisheries: Iceland
asked by: Stephanie Peacock
20/01/2021
... what plans the Government has to ensure that UK fishing can restart in the Icelandic Exclusive Economic Zone; and what the timeframe is for securing that fishing agreement.

5. Fisheries: Iceland
asked by: Lord Browne of Belmont
08/10/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had with the government of Iceland regarding access to Icelandic fishing waters for UK fishers following the end of the transition period.

Latest Questions
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7 Current APPG Officers
Viscount Craigavon Portrait
Viscount Craigavon
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 30th July 2015
4 APPG Memberships
Denmark , Finland , Norway , Sweden
Fabian Hamilton Portrait
Fabian Hamilton
Vice Chair
Labour - Leeds North East
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lia Nici Portrait
Lia Nici
Secretary
Conservative - Great Grimsby
Joined: 4th November 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Angus Brendan MacNeil MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8476.

Email: macneila@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Iceland APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Iceland APPG

Former APPG Officers
Paul Farrelly Portrait
Paul Farrelly
Secretary
Labour - Former Member for Newcastle-under-Lyme
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Faisal Rashid Portrait
Faisal Rashid
Treasurer
Labour - Former Member for Warrington South
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Nic Dakin Portrait
Nic Dakin
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Scunthorpe
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 10th October 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Ranil Jayawardena Portrait
Ranil Jayawardena
Treasurer
Conservative - North East Hampshire
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 10th October 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Paul Monaghan Portrait
Paul Monaghan
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Former Member for Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Corri Wilson Portrait
Corri Wilson
Treasurer
Scottish National Party - Former Member for Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Andrew Percy Portrait
Andrew Percy
Vice Chair
Conservative - Brigg and Goole
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016