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Government Assistance: Northern Ireland

Question for Department for Exiting the European Union

UIN HL12006, tabled on 3 December 2018

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Draft Agreement on the withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community, published on 14 November, whether the regulation of state aid will be on the same basis in Northern Ireland as in Wales, Scotland and England during the transition period.

Answered on

13 December 2018

Yes. During the transition or implementation period the EU State aid rules will remain in place throughout the UK, and the EU Commission will be the Regulator as at present.

Answered by

Department for Exiting the European Union