Portugal APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 24/01/2024

To raise awareness amongst MPs and Peers of the political situation in Portugal; to host meetings to enable MPs and Peers to meet Portuguese parliamentarians and business leaders; and generally to improve the political, trade and business relations between the UK and Portugal.

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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8 Current APPG Officers
Stephen Hammond Portrait
Stephen Hammond
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Wimbledon
Joined: 29th September 2015
Lord Rogan Portrait
Lord Rogan
Ulster Unionist Party - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Oliver Heald Portrait
Oliver Heald
Vice Chair
Conservative - North East Hertfordshire
Joined: 28th June 2023
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Stephen Hammond MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3401.

Email: stephen.hammond.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Christina Hippisley, Portuguese Chamber of Commerce in the UK, 11 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PP. Tel: 0207 201 6638

Email: c.hippisley@portuguese-chamber.org.uk


Portuguese Chamber of Commerce in the UK acts as the group's secretariat. https://portuguese-chamber.org.uk/

14 Oct 2023
Portuguese Chamber of Commerce in the UK
Secretariat   From : 14/10/2022 To : 13/10/2023

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Portugal APPG

Former APPG Officers
Huw Merriman Portrait
Huw Merriman
Conservative - Bexhill and Battle
Joined: 13th February 2019
Departed: 11th January 2023
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Doocey Portrait
Baroness Doocey
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 4th November 2020
Departed: 9th February 2022
No other APPG Memberships
Viscount Waverley Portrait
Viscount Waverley
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 13th February 2019
Departed: 9th February 2022
1 APPG Membership
India (Trade and Investment)
Lord Gilbert of Panteg Portrait
Lord Gilbert of Panteg
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 4th November 2020
Departed: 9th February 2022
John Grogan Portrait
John Grogan
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Keighley
Joined: 13th February 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Stephen Pound Portrait
Stephen Pound
Labour - Former Member for Ealing North
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 2nd January 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Liddle Portrait
Lord Liddle
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
1 APPG Membership
Hadrian's Wall