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Trade Agreements

Question for Department for International Trade

UIN 909811, tabled on 14 March 2019

What progress his Department has made on proposals for the scrutiny of future free trade agreements.

Answered on

14 March 2019

  • On 28 February we published further proposals on transparency and scrutiny of FTAs. We confirmed we will publish our approach to negotiations, including objectives and initial economic analysis, and progress reports after each negotiating round.
  • We announced our intention to work closely with a parliamentary committee to put in place measures to ensure effective parliamentary scrutiny throughout the process.

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