Spain APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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

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 Spain

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

2. 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

3. Spain: translators
11/12/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Spain: translators List of translators and interpreters for British nationals in Spain.

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

5. Spain: mental health support abroad
04/02/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Spain: mental health support abroad Information about support for

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. 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

5. Brexit: Gibraltar
29/01/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: excellent bilateral relations with the Government of Spain. We last met them on 11 January to take these matters - Speech Link
2: transition period and the real possibility that Spain will exercise its veto, which the EU countries have - Speech Link
3: relations with Spain and, as I said, we have been discussing these issues with Spain in a constructive - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Spain
1. Spain: Coronavirus
asked by: Mark Pritchard
21/05/2020
... when he plans to update his Department's Covid-19 Exceptional Travel Advisory Notice for Spain.

2. 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.

3. 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.

4. Spain: Coronavirus
asked by: Catherine West
12/05/2020
... what plans he has to support the repatriation of vulnerable UK travellers in Spain during the covid-19 outbreak.

5. Visas: Spain
asked by: Jim Shannon
25/10/2019
... what discussions she has had with her Spanish counterpart on the potential mutual benefits of short term visa free travel for the purposes of tourism.

Latest Questions
7 Current APPG Officers
Chris Bryant Portrait
Chris Bryant
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Rhondda
Joined: 28th September 2017
Lord Brennan Portrait
Lord Brennan
Co-Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Greg Knight Portrait
Greg Knight
Secretary
Conservative - East Yorkshire
Joined: 29th September 2015
Kevin Brennan Portrait
Kevin Brennan
Treasurer
Labour - Cardiff West
Joined: 24th February 2020
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
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