Norway APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To promote relations between the UK and Norway.

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Recent Documents related to Norway

1. Free Trade Agreement, done at London on 8 July 2021, between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
15/07/2021 - Treaty
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Found: Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern

2. Free Trade Agreement, done at London on 8 July 2021, between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
15/07/2021 - Treaty
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Found: Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern

3. Free Trade Agreement, done at London on 8 July 2021, between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
15/07/2021 - Treaty
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Found: Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern

4. Free Trade Agreement, done at London on 8 July 2021, between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
15/07/2021 - Treaty
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Found: Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern

5. Free Trade Agreement, done at London on 8 July 2021, between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
15/07/2021 - Treaty
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Found: Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Norway

1. Free Trade Agreement: Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway
14/10/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern - Speech Link
2: trade agreement between Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway and the UK. Following discussions between the International - Speech Link
3: what it means in practice is that while the UK, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein will be able to cumulate - Speech Link

2. Annual Fisheries Negotiations
10/06/2021 - Written Statements

1: UK-EU-Norway agreementThe trilateral negotiations between the UK, EU and Norway concluded - Speech Link

3. Distant Fleet Fishing: Kirkella Trawler
27/05/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: members. The UK has had friendly relations with Norway, Greenland, Iceland, and the Faroes for years—at - Speech Link
2: everybody. It is difficult to see how no deal with Norway, Greenland or the Faroes benefits any part of the - Speech Link
3: recent fisheries negotiations and why the UK and Norway have been unable to conclude bilateral fisheries - Speech Link

4. Extradition Act 2003 (Amendments to Designations) Order 2020
09/03/2020 - Grand Committee

1: implement an extradition agreement between the EU and Norway and Iceland to which the UK is party during the - Speech Link
2: have no particular comments to make in respect of Norway and Iceland becoming Part 1, and no longer being - Speech Link

5. Extradition (Provisional Arrest) Bill [HL]
14/10/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: system based on the EU’s surrender agreement with Norway and Iceland.The purpose of amending the - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Norway
1. Fisheries: Norway
asked by: Lord Hay of Ballyore
13/07/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the potential bilateral fisheries agreement between the UK and Norway.

2. Fisheries: Norway
asked by: Baroness Harris of Richmond
02/02/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the UK–Norway Framework Agreement on Fisheries ensures distant waters fishing access for UK trawlers.

3. Fisheries: Norway
asked by: Stephanie Peacock
20/01/2021
... what plan does the Government has to ensure that UK fishing can restart in the Svalbard Exclusive Economic Zone; and what the timeframe is for securing that fishing agreement.

4. Fisheries: Norway
asked by: Emma Hardy
03/07/2020
... and how the UK interests in regard to the distant fishing fleet are being protected.

5. Fisheries: Norway
asked by: Angus Brendan MacNeil
05/10/2020
... which species of fish are mentioned in the UK-Norway Fisheries Framework Agreement of 30 September 2020; and what changes that agreement makes to quotas.

Latest Questions
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12 Current APPG Officers
Mark Hendrick Portrait
Mark Hendrick
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour (Co-op) - Preston
Joined: 29th August 2018
Viscount Craigavon Portrait
Viscount Craigavon
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 30th July 2015
4 APPG Memberships
Denmark , Finland , Iceland , Sweden
Lord Anderson of Swansea Portrait
Lord Anderson of Swansea
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lord Mountevans Portrait
Lord Mountevans
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 7th August 2020
Lord Beith Portrait
Lord Beith
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
2 APPG Memberships
East Coast Main Line , Finland
Dave Doogan Portrait
Dave Doogan
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Angus
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Richard Thomson Portrait
Richard Thomson
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Gordon
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir Mark Hendrick MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 4791.

Email: mark.hendrick.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Amanda Mawn, Office of Sir Mark Hendrick MP, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 4791

Email: mawna@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Norway APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Norway APPG

Former APPG Officers
None Portrait
Lord Elton
Vice Chair
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 21st April 2021
Kelvin Hopkins Portrait
Kelvin Hopkins
Vice Chair
Independent - Former Member for Luton North
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Paul Farrelly Portrait
Paul Farrelly
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Newcastle-under-Lyme
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Prisk Portrait
Mark Prisk
Treasurer
Conservative - Former Member for Hertford and Stortford
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships