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UK Relations with EU

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN 142058, tabled on 22 January 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what plans he has to offer full diplomatic status to the EU Delegation to the UK.

Answered on

27 January 2021

Discussions with the EU on this matter are still ongoing and we would not wish to pre-empt them. Pending the conclusion of an Establishment Agreement governing the long-term arrangements for the EU Delegation to the UK, the Head of the EU Delegation and his staff enjoy privileges and immunities under Protocol 7 to the EU Treaties.

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