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UK Relations with EU: Northern Ireland

Question for Cabinet Office

UIN HL956, tabled on 9 June 2021

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland on the territorial integrity of the UK; and whether they consider that any such impact arising from the Protocol was justified in order to secure a wider agreement on the terms of the UK's departure from the EU.

Answered on

17 June 2021

The Protocol itself is clear that Northern Ireland remains an integral part of the United Kingdom, its internal market and customs territory.

Answered by

Cabinet Office