Lithuania APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 02/06/2021

Note: This APPG was last registered on 2nd Jun 2021. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 6th Oct 2021 and may be defunct.

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To promote and strengthen relations between the parliaments of Lithuania and the UK.

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 Lithuania

1. Lithuania: citizens' rights information booklet
04/03/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: 2 LT - 10308 Vilnius Lithuania Tel + 370 5 246 2900 gov.uk/world/lithuania Information leaflet for

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

3. Lithuania: citizens' rights information booklet
04/03/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Lithuania: citizens' rights information booklet Information for British

4. Lithuania: doctors
22/07/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Lithuania: doctors List of English-speaking medical facilities in Lithuania.

5. Lithuania bereavement: death abroad
23/10/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Lithuania bereavement: death abroad Information to help the friends

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Lithuania

1. Plastic Waste
08/09/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: Netherlands and Germany. In particular, we are behind Lithuania, which appears to be recycling about two thirds—66%—of - Speech Link
2: of Lithuania, but if the Minister wants to come somewhere slightly more expedient than Lithuania, she - Speech Link
3: the world. The Minister does not need to go to Lithuania or even Scotland—she could come to Wales first - Speech Link

2. Foreign National Offenders: Prison Transfers
19/02/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: joint fifth, sixth and seventh place are Albania, Lithuania and Pakistan with about 475 each. No. 8 is India - Speech Link
2: joint fifth, sixth and seventh with Albania and Lithuania. There are something like 475 Pakistanis in our - Speech Link
3: number, then Albania, Romania, Ireland, Jamaica, Lithuania, Pakistan, Somalia, India and Portugal. In terms - Speech Link

3. Polish Anti-defamation Law
05/06/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: attempted to legally define its history in 2010, Lithuania did too. Its law was more generous, with only - Speech Link

4. Puppy Smuggling
01/11/2017 - Westminster Hall

1: taken from their mothers in Hungary, Poland, Lithuania and elsewhere, and transported hundreds of miles - Speech Link
2: investigation of the trade, which was carried out in Lithuania and revealed some sobering findings. Dogs Trust - Speech Link
3: developments. I welcome the advances made in Lithuania in 2015. Now, to get a passport, any dogs must - Speech Link

5. Belarus: Presidential Elections
25/09/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: members. Svetlana Tikhanovskaya has been exiled to Lithuania, and prominent campaigner Maria Kolesnikova has - Speech Link
2: are actively engaging with the Government of Lithuania. The Baltic states are particularly vulnerable - Speech Link
3: Secretary recently spoke to the Foreign Secretary of Lithuania, and we will continue to support both Belarus - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Lithuania
1. Lithuania: Refugees
asked by: Lord Hylton
05/07/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to provide help to the government of Lithuania to support refugees entering that country from Belarus.

2. Lithuania: Travel
asked by: Julian Sturdy
08/07/2021
... what representations (a) he is and (b) officials of his Department are making to counterparts in Lithuania on allowing British travellers arriving in Lithuania who have received the AstraZeneca/Oxford covid-19 vaccines sourced from the Serum Institute of India to follow regulations in Lithuania in-line with people who are fully vaccinated with other approved covid-19 vaccines.

3. Lithuania: Migrants
asked by: Lord Hylton
15/07/2021
... or (b) resettlement.

4. Lithuania: Airspace
asked by: Margaret Ferrier
10/06/2021
... what discussions he has had with his Lithuanian counterpart on what steps (a) the UK Government and (b) NATO can take to assist in securing Lithuanian airspace in the aftermath of the recent hijacking of Flight FR4978 and kidnapping of Belarusian journalist Raman Pratasevich.

5. Lithuania: Conference Centres
asked by: Matthew Offord
27/09/2021
... if she will make representations to her Lithuanian counterpart on the proposed construction of the Vilnius National Convention and Conference Centre on Shnipishok cemetery land.

Latest Questions
Former APPG Members
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd June 2021
Lord Bowness Portrait
Lord Bowness
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd June 2021
Daniel Kawczynski Portrait
Daniel Kawczynski
Secretary
Conservative - Shrewsbury and Atcham
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 2nd June 2021
Lord Beith Portrait
Lord Beith
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 7th August 2020
3 APPG Memberships
East Coast Main Line , Finland , Norway
Lord Grocott Portrait
Lord Grocott
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 7th August 2020
1 APPG Membership
Heritage Rail
John Whittingdale Portrait
John Whittingdale
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Maldon
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 20th May 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Dark Skies , Nuclear Energy
Stephen Pound Portrait
Stephen Pound
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Ealing North
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Ranil Jayawardena Portrait
Ranil Jayawardena
Treasurer
Conservative - North East Hampshire
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Dykes Portrait
Lord Dykes
Vice-Chairman
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 23rd October 2019
Dan Carden Portrait
Dan Carden
Officer
Labour - Liverpool, Walton
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 23rd October 2019
Angela Smith Portrait
Angela Smith
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Penistone and Stocksbridge
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 23rd October 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Austin of Dudley Portrait
Lord Austin of Dudley
Officer
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 23rd October 2019
Gordon Marsden Portrait
Gordon Marsden
Officer
Labour - Former Member for Blackpool South
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 23rd October 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Graham Stuart Portrait
Graham Stuart
Vice Chair
Conservative - Beverley and Holderness
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Iain Stewart Portrait
Iain Stewart
Secretary
Conservative - Milton Keynes South
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mark Pritchard MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8494.

Email: pritchardm@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Lithuania APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Lithuania APPG