Overseas Territories APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 27/01/2021

Note: This APPG was last registered on 27th Jan 2021. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 10th Mar 2021 and may be defunct.

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To foster good relations between the British Overseas Territories and Parliament.

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 Overseas Territories

1. Overseas Territories: adopting publicly accessible registers of beneficial ownership
14/12/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Policy paper Overseas Territories: adopting publicly accessible registers of beneficial

2. UK - Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council November 2020: Communiqué
27/11/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Policy paper UK - Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council November 2020:

3. Tabitha Sprague - written evidence
06/11/2018 - Inquiry: The future of the UK Overseas Territories - Foreign Affairs Committee
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Found: future of the UK Overseas Territories and how it relates to British Overseas Territories and access to UK

4. Mr Jamal Smith - written evidence
06/11/2018 - Inquiry: The future of the UK Overseas Territories - Foreign Affairs Committee
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Found: Jamal Smith (OTS0027) “A 2020 VISION FOR THE OVERSEAS TERRITORIES” I wish to thank the Foreign Affairs Committee

5. Reference Document for The Customs (Tariff-free access for Goods from British Overseas Territories) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
16/12/2020 - HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)
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Found: (Tariff-free access for Goods from British Overseas Territories) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 Find out

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Recent Speeches related to Overseas Territories

1. Overseas Territories: Humanitarian and Disaster Relief
09/02/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: assessment they have made of the United Kingdom Overseas Territories’ preparedness for humanitarian and disaster - Speech Link
2: significant support to Bermuda and the Caribbean territories to ensure that they are ready for the annual - Speech Link
3: Caribbean during hurricane season to support our overseas territories, but the real challenge is getting access - Speech Link

2. Overseas Territories: Publicly Accessible Registers of Company Beneficial Ownership
14/12/2020 - Written Statements

1: meaning that all on the United Kingdom’s inhabited territories are committed to adopt such registers. This is - Speech Link

3. Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council
14/12/2020 - Written Statements

1: chaired, with Baroness Sugg, the eighth UK-Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council. The meeting was - Speech Link

4. Covid-19: Foreign Aid
11/11/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: pandemic, which will affect the amount we spend on overseas development assistance this year and in future - Speech Link
2: week I met representatives of the British Overseas Territories, who acknowledged that the funding that - Speech Link
3: extensive support that we have given the overseas territories on Covid-19, from testing to the provision - Speech Link

5. British Overseas Territories: Same-Sex Marriage
23/07/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: recognise and enable same-sex marriage. In the overseas territories where same-sex marriage is not currently - Speech Link
2: The United Kingdom Government imposed on overseas territories compliance with the international money - Speech Link
3: Minister for the Overseas Territories, of the autonomy of the overseas territories, believing that it - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Overseas Territories
1. Overseas Territories: Education
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
04/02/2020
... what assessment he has made of the potential merits of making the study of the Overseas Territories a mandatory part of the primary school curriculum.

2. British Overseas Territories
asked by: Helen Goodman
28/11/2018
... in preparing the Draft Agreement on the withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community and the Outline Political Declaration on the Future Relationship.

3. British Overseas Territories
asked by: Helen Goodman
24/10/2018
... what assessment he has made of the potential effect on the British overseas territories of (a) the UK leaving the EU without a deal and (b) the EU accepting the Chequers proposals.

4. British Overseas Territories
asked by: Viscount Waverley
02/08/2018
... which Territory; and on what subject.

5. British Overseas Territories
asked by: Viscount Waverley
31/07/2018
...To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they have received any proposals from the governments of any of the British Overseas Territories to alter the status of those Territories' relationships with the United Kingdom.

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Former APPG Members
Derek Twigg Portrait
Derek Twigg
Vice Chair
Labour - Halton
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 27th January 2021
Lord Jones of Cheltenham Portrait
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 27th January 2021
Graham Brady Portrait
Graham Brady
Vice Chair
Conservative - Altrincham and Sale West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 27th January 2021
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 27th January 2021
Robin Millar Portrait
Robin Millar
Vice Chair
Conservative - Aberconwy
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 27th January 2021
John Penrose Portrait
John Penrose
Vice Chair
Conservative - Weston-super-Mare
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 27th January 2021
Andrew Griffith Portrait
Andrew Griffith
Vice Chair
Conservative - Arundel and South Downs
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 27th January 2021
Baroness Smith of Basildon Portrait
Baroness Smith of Basildon
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 27th January 2021
1 APPG Membership
British Overseas Territories
Graham Brady Portrait
Graham Brady
Vice Chair
Conservative - Altrincham and Sale West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 20th December 2017
None Portrait
Neil Carmichael
Vice Chair
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Fiona Mactaggart Portrait
Fiona Mactaggart
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Slough
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Huw Irranca-Davies Portrait
Huw Irranca-Davies
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Ogmore
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 16th March 2016
No other APPG Memberships
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 Overseas Territories APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Overseas Territories APPG