Peru APPG

First Registered: 27/03/2019 • Last updated on: 14/07/2021

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To maintain and build relations between Peru and the UK.

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 Peru

1. Overseas Business Risk - Peru
20/05/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Business Risk - Peru Information on how UK businesses can control risks when operating in Peru.

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

3. UK/Peru: Treaty on the Mutual Recognition of Degrees [CS Peru No.1/2021]
17/05/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: International treaty UK/Peru: Treaty on the Mutual Recognition of Degrees [CS Peru No.1/2021] This

4. UK and Peru welcome progress on joint trade
23/08/2018 - Department for International Trade
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Found: UK and Peru welcome progress on joint trade - GOV.UK

5. Infrastructure on the agenda as minister visits Peru and Colombia
17/08/2018 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Infrastructure on the agenda as minister visits Peru and Colombia - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Peru

1. Visas: Visitors from Peru
16/11/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: to change the visa requirements for citizens of Peru. Visas are a key part of the UK’s border and national - Speech Link
2: Lords, the UK is now the largest foreign investor in Peru, and the Government agree that they should strengthen - Speech Link
3: Lords, I draw attention to my involvement with the Peru Support Group in the UK. The Minister indicated - Speech Link

2. Peru: Visa Requirements
04/06/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: The Schengen area lifted its visa requirements for Peru in 2014, which has resulted in a huge disparity - Speech Link
2: Question about whether we will think again about Peru, as I have said to her, we will keep these things - Speech Link
3: told me that the inward trade delegation from Peru to the UK was disrupted because of the visa complications - Speech Link

3. British Citizens Abroad: FCO Help to Return Home
24/03/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: this week and for Peruvian nationals to get back to Peru. I spoke to the Singaporean Foreign Minister this - Speech Link
2: Honduras, Venezuela, Australia, New Zealand, India, Peru and Egypt have much in common: an inability to get - Speech Link
3: as we can.My right hon. Friend mentioned Peru. As a result of the work of the FCO, and having - Speech Link

4. The UK’s Relationship with the Pacific Alliance (International Relations Committee Report)
01/02/2021 - Grand Committee

1: currently brings together Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru. It was founded in 2011 and covers trade and a whole - Speech Link
2: Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam. Can the Minister say when - Speech Link
3: conferences in Chile and Mexico, and have also visited Peru. The members of the Pacific Alliance are significant - Speech Link

5. British Citizens Abroad
24/03/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: update the House on a few of those countries. On Peru, I spoke to the Foreign Minister at the weekend - Speech Link
2: friend whose daughter is one of the 400 stranded in Peru. Apparently, the problem is not so much that they - Speech Link
3: raises an important point. Noble Lords will know that Peru has been high up on the agenda. There are approximately - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Peru
1. Peru: Coronavirus
asked by: Emily Thornberry
25/03/2020
... what recent discussions he has had with his counterpart in Peru on the (a) state of emergency and (b) effect of that state of emergency on UK nationals in that country.

2. Peru: Coronavirus
asked by: Rebecca Long Bailey
25/03/2020
... what discussions he has had with his Peruvian counterpart on organising repatriation flights for British nationals in Peru that wish to return to the UK.

3. Embassies: Peru
asked by: Rebecca Long Bailey
25/03/2020
... Peru is closed and (b) remote working has not been fully implemented to protect British nationals in need of assistance in that country; and what guidance his Department has provided to British nationals in that country on communicating with the British consulate.

4. Peru: Coronavirus
asked by: Kate Griffiths
26/03/2020
... what discussions he has had with his Peruvian counterpart on supporting UK nationals in Cusco to reach Lima.

5. Peru: Coronavirus
asked by: Layla Moran
21/04/2020
... whether British citizens being repatriated from Peru as a result of the covid-19 outbreak will have their travel costs reimbursed.

Latest Questions
7 Current APPG Officers
David Mundell Portrait
David Mundell
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Lord Alderdice Portrait
Lord Alderdice
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

David Mundell MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 4895.

Email: david.mundell.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Angela Bourderye Munoz, Canning House, 126 Wigmore St, London W1U 3RZ

No benefits in kind are on record for the Peru APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Peru APPG

Former APPG Officers
John Grogan Portrait
John Grogan
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Keighley
Joined: 27th March 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Greg Hands Portrait
Greg Hands
Secretary
Conservative - Chelsea and Fulham
Joined: 27th March 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Coussins Portrait
Baroness Coussins
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 27th March 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
2 APPG Memberships
Modern Languages , United Nations
Lord Purvis of Tweed Portrait
Lord Purvis of Tweed
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 27th March 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Mark Garnier Portrait
Mark Garnier
Treasurer
Conservative - Wyre Forest
Joined: 27th March 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019