Denmark APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 29/12/2021

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To promote relations between Britain and Denmark, their parliaments and people.

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Recent Documents related to Denmark

1. Marketing authorisations granted in April 2020
14/05/2020 - Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
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2. Denmark: tax treaties
08/12/2020 - HM Revenue & Customs
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Found: Denmark: tax treaties Tax treaties and related documents between the UK and Denmark.

3. Denmark travel advice
12/11/2019 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Denmark travel advice - GOV.UK // Bump

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

5. Overseas Business Risk - Denmark
19/01/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Guidance Overseas Business Risk - Denmark Information on key security and political

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Denmark

1. Nord Stream 2 Pipeline
28/02/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: operational challenge at the moment comes from Denmark, which has not yet given approval for the pipeline - Speech Link
2: on Russia and Gazprom. The Minister mentioned Denmark; the European Commission is seeking to mitigate - Speech Link
3: it has reservations about this project, as does Denmark. We will continue to work with European partners - Speech Link

2. Covid-19 Update
10/11/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: strain of coronavirus that has been identified in Denmark. This shows how vigilant we must be. We have been - Speech Link
2: first vaccinations, and with the mutations rife in Denmark and elsewhere, it could affect children in future - Speech Link
3: uncertainties. Who would have thought that mink in Denmark could throw a spanner into this situation? Is the - Speech Link

3. Mutual Recognition of Protection Measures in Civil Matters (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019
29/01/2019 - Grand Committee

1: State” and that it means “a Member State other than Denmark”. Am I right in thinking that, although it is dealt - Speech Link
2: earlier—is that pursuant to Article 22 of TFEU, Denmark has an opt out from all of these issues but has - Speech Link

4. Covid-19: School Reopening
13/05/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: much welcome my right hon. Friend’s approach. Denmark reopened its primary schools on 15 April, and it - Speech Link
2: looked at how it had been done in countries such as Denmark, the Netherlands and many others. We will see a - Speech Link

5. Nord Stream 2
17/07/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: neighbourhood. It is clearly understandable that Denmark wants to avoid confrontation with Russia over its - Speech Link
2: Currently, the only permits obstacle it faces is from Denmark, which is refusing to allow it. Obviously, there - Speech Link
3: Minister may be coming on to make some remarks about Denmark, but I hope that he will be able to address the - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Denmark
1. Denmark: Coronavirus
asked by: Daniel Zeichner
... how long the restrictions on travel and movement of goods out of Denmark will last.

2. Denmark: Coronavirus
asked by: Daniel Zeichner
... what assessment the Government has made of the effect of recent covid-19 travel restrictions on the movement of goods from Denmark on (a) UK food supply chains and (b) pork supplies to the UK.

3. Denmark: Refugees
asked by: Lord Hylton
... and (2) that such refugees have been mistreated in deportation camps.

4. Denmark: Espionage
asked by: Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi
... what assessment he has made as to whether Danish security services have assisted foreign security agencies to spy on UK politicians or officials.

5. Denmark: Syria
asked by: Zarah Sultana
... what representations he has made to his Danish counterparts on the issue of stripping 189 Syrian refugees of residency permits in Denmark.

Latest Questions
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8 Current APPG Officers
Baroness McIntosh of Pickering Portrait
Baroness McIntosh of Pickering
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 21st July 2016
Lord Mountevans Portrait
Lord Mountevans
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 7th August 2020
Viscount Craigavon Portrait
Viscount Craigavon
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 30th July 2015
4 APPG Memberships
Finland , Iceland , Norway , Sweden
Douglas Chapman Portrait
Douglas Chapman
Scottish National Party - Dunfermline and West Fife
Joined: 14th July 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Stephen Kinnock MP, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8801.


No benefits in kind are on record for the Denmark APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Denmark APPG

Former APPG Officers
Helen Goodman Portrait
Helen Goodman
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Bishop Auckland
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
David Rutley Portrait
David Rutley
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Macclesfield
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships