Slovenia APPG

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

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To strengthen ties between the UK and Slovenia and celebrate our cultural and political heritage.

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 Slovenia

1. Trade and investment factsheets (partner names beginning with S)
12/02/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Slovenia This factsheet provides the latest statistics on trade and investment between the UK and

2. 10th European Surveillance of Veterinary Antimicrobial Consumption report
18/11/2020 - Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
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Found: feed millsNo Slovenia >5 years Mandatory to reportAdministration of the Republic of Slovenia for Food

3. Changes to the VAT MOSS rate for other countries
11/12/2019 - HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)
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Found: Contents Changes to the VAT MOSS rate for Slovenia Changes to the VAT MOSS rate for Sweden Changes

4. Lithuania: doctors
22/07/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Lithuania: funeral directors Slovenia: translators Slovenia: doctors Finland: funeral directors

5. Dr Jelena Obradovic-Wochnik - written evidence
09/09/2019 - Inquiry: Finding a diplomatic route: European responses to irregular migration - Foreign Affairs Committee
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Found: asylum are routinely being denied in places such as Slovenia and Croatia, and obstructed in Greece. This question

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Slovenia

1. Asylum Seekers: Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina
18/11/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: see migrants shifted like cattle from Italy to Slovenia to Croatia, where alleged systemic violence and - Speech Link
2: been turned into a political football by Italy, Slovenia and Croatia? What impact is such behaviour by - Speech Link

2. Agriculture and Fisheries Council
22/10/2015 - Written Statements

1: France);GMO-free agriculture in Europe (requested by Slovenia);antimicrobial resistance (requested by - Speech Link

3. ECOFIN: 21 March 2017
25/04/2017 - Written Statements

1: imbalance procedure. The Czech Republic, Italy and Slovenia were invited to reflect on their experiences of - Speech Link

4. Ecofin
14/07/2016 - Written Statements

1: excessive deficit procedures for Cyprus, Ireland and Slovenia.Report of the European Court of Auditors - Speech Link

5. October Agriculture Council
01/11/2016 - Written Statements

1: account when they make lending decisions.Slovenia reported from their conference entitled “The Customer - Speech Link

6. EU Environment Council
15/12/2016 - Written Statements

1: the International Whaling Commission (Portoroz, Slovenia, 20 to 28 October 2016).iv) Ninth meeting - Speech Link

7. Agriculture and Fisheries Council
30/06/2015 - Written Statements

1: advice.Outcome of the Visegrad meetingSlovenia presented the outcome of a recent meeting of the - Speech Link

8. Recycling
13/12/2017 - Lords Chamber

1: England, which ranks 18th, behind South Korea and Slovenia among others. Is not the lesson here that the - Speech Link

9. ECOFIN: 17 June 2016
15/06/2016 - Written Statements

1: excessive deficit procedures for Cyprus, Ireland and Slovenia based on recommendations by the Commission. As - Speech Link

10. International Whaling Commission: 66th Meeting
17/01/2017 - Written Statements

1: Whaling Commission (IWC66) on 24-28 October 2016 in Slovenia but there was a strong UK delegation present.This - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Slovenia
1. Slovenia: Foreign Relations
asked by: Emily Thornberry
13/03/2019
... whether he has plans to issue a formal apology to the Government of Slovenia for describing that country as a former Soviet vassal state.

2. Diplomatic Service: Staff
asked by: Baroness Helic
10/02/2021
... and (h) Albania.

3. Diplomatic Service: Staff
asked by: Baroness Helic
10/02/2021
... and (h) Albania.

4. Social Media
asked by: Lord Black of Brentwood
27/07/2017
...Her Majesty's Government whether they have received any representations about the content of a video published by the British Embassy in Ljubljana in February to mark 25 years of diplomatic relations between the UK and Slovenia.

5. Multinational Companies: Taxation
asked by: Anneliese Dodds
02/07/2019
... why those countries are not included in the Government's list of jurisdictions with which the UK has a full tax treaty.

Latest Questions
8 Current APPG Officers
Karl McCartney Portrait
Karl McCartney
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Lincoln
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lord German Portrait
Lord German
Co-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Lord Aberdare Portrait
Lord Aberdare
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 16th December 2020
Baroness Hayman of Ullock Portrait
Baroness Hayman of Ullock
Secretary
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 16th December 2020
1 APPG Membership
Human-Relevant Science
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Karl McCartney MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.

Email: karl.mccartney.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Lord German, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW. Tel: 020 7219 6942

Email: germanm@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Slovenia APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Slovenia APPG

Former APPG Officers
Paul Farrelly Portrait
Paul Farrelly
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Newcastle-under-Lyme
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Helen Jones Portrait
Helen Jones
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Warrington North
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Mike Gapes Portrait
Mike Gapes
Vice Chair
The Independent Group for Change - Former Member for Ilford South
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Sheryll Murray Portrait
Sheryll Murray
Secretary
Conservative - South East Cornwall
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019