Spain APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To promote good relations between the parliaments and peoples of the UK and Spain.

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Recent Documents related to Spain

1. Double Taxation: UK - Spain (Form Spain-Individual)
20/11/2020 - HM Revenue & Customs
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Found: Double Taxation: UK - Spain (Form Spain-Individual) Use form Spain-Individual to apply for relief

2. Double Taxation: UK - Spain (Form Spain-Individual)
20/11/2020 - HM Revenue & Customs
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Found: DT-Spain Individual Notes Page 1 HMRC 10/20DT-Spain Individual Notes1. Double taxation Πbeing liable

3. Overseas Business Risk - Spain
17/02/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Guidance Overseas Business Risk - Spain Information on key security and political

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

5. Minister for Europe supports stronger United Kingdom-Spain ties at annual talks
26/10/2019 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Minister for Europe supports stronger United Kingdom-Spain ties at annual talks - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Spain

1. Imprisonment of Catalan Leaders
15/10/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: Government on Catalonia is clear: it is a matter for Spain. The United Kingdom strongly supports the rule of - Speech Link
2: Government today join calls for the Government of Spain to engage in a proper and respectful process of - Speech Link
3: independence in Spain, I will make two points. First, the Spanish constitution, which was agreed by Spain—including - Speech Link

2. Spain: Travel
28/07/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: Norbiton to all Members on travel corridors and Spain, sent on 26 July, what support they will provide - Speech Link
2: flexibility by allowing employees who return from Spain to work from home where possible—[Inaudible.] - Speech Link
3: flexibility by allowing employees who return from Spain to work from home where possible while self-isolating - Speech Link

3. Gibraltar: Future Relationship with the EU
13/01/2021 - Written Statements

1: that it stood ready “to examine any request from Spain, in agreement with the United Kingdom, to initiate - Speech Link

4. Gibraltar: Future Relationship with the European Union
18/10/2021 - Written Statements

1: agreed a political framework with the Kingdom of Spain on how a future agreement between the UK and the - Speech Link

5. Catalonia
02/11/2017 - Commons Chamber

1: situation in Catalonia is an internal matter for Spain and its people. The Spanish Government have set - Speech Link
2: an interest in the internal affairs of Spain. Talks for Spain are an internal matter. This is, indeed - Speech Link
3: violence has erupted of a significant nature in Spain? Secondly, is not the way in which we handle independence - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Spain
1. Spain: Coronavirus
asked by: Margaret Ferrier
16/07/2020
... what steps he is taking to review travel advice to Spain in response to recent increases in the number of covid-19 cases reported in that country.

2. Spain: Coronavirus
asked by: Lord Blencathra
07/09/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of reports that the majority of those returning from Spain do not intend to adhere to quarantine when they return; and what steps they intend to take to ensure that such people do adhere to quarantine rules.

3. Spain: Democracy
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
14/07/2021
... whether officials in his Department have had discussions with their counterparts in the Spanish government on the potential effect on democracy in Spain of the claim by the Spanish Court of Auditors for €5.4 million from Catalan government officials for the work that they have done abroad.

4. Spain: Democracy
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
14/07/2021
... whether officials in his Department have had discussions with their counterparts in the Catalonian government on the potential effect on democracy in Spain of the claim by the Spanish Court of Auditors for €5.4 million from Catalan government officials for the work that they have done abroad.

5. Spain: Coronavirus
asked by: Andrew Mitchell
09/09/2021
... cannot obtain a negative PCR test result.

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4 Current APPG Officers
Chris Bryant Portrait
Chris Bryant
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Rhondda
Joined: 28th September 2017
Greg Knight Portrait
Greg Knight
Secretary
Conservative - East Yorkshire
Joined: 29th September 2015
Lord Brennan Portrait
Lord Brennan
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
4 APPG Memberships
British Council , Mexico , Microplastics , Thailand
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Chris Bryant MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8315.

Email: bryantc@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Spain APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Spain APPG

Former APPG Officers
Chris Evans Portrait
Chris Evans
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Islwyn
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021
Lord Anderson of Swansea Portrait
Lord Anderson of Swansea
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Dykes Portrait
Lord Dykes
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 10th October 2018
Robert Flello Portrait
Robert Flello
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Stoke-on-Trent South
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Luciana Berger Portrait
Luciana Berger
Treasurer
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Liverpool, Wavertree
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 3rd June 2016
No other APPG Memberships