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Question for Treasury
UK Internal Trade: Northern Ireland
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have, if any, to extend the 24 month timescale for support provided to companies sending goods to Northern Ireland, in the event it proves insufficient.

Asked 26 November 2020
Answered 10 December 2020
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10793
Answered
Lords
Question for Cabinet Office
UK Trade with EU
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government how they plan to inform companies on which provisions governing trade with the EU will be no longer be in place after the end of the transition period for the UK's departure from the EU.

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord True (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10727
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Driving Licences: EU Countries
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the end of the transition period for the UK's departure from the EU on 31 December, what progress they have made on issuing 90,000 new driver permits.

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10724
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Rules of Origin
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to ensure that rules of origin may be declared on signed commercial invoices without the need to seek certification from external sources.

Asked 26 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10791
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Manufacturing Industries: Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to ensure that manufacturers are aware of the regulatory frameworks established in new trade deals with third countries during the period when 'roll over' agreements continue to apply EU regulations.

Asked 26 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10790
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Intellectual Property: Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to ensure that their international trade agreements are consistent with their existing international treaty obligations on (1) intellectual property in general, and (2) the Convention on the Grant of Eu...

Asked 26 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10789
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Intellectual Property: Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to ensure that intellectual property standards within future trade agreements are maintained at a level at least the same as those of the UK.

Asked 26 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10788
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements: Rules of Origin
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the absence of rules of origin in free trade agreements on the ability of SMEs to price goods accurately.

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10728
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Customs
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to prepare companies for any new import commodities codes that will be introduced after the end of the transition period for the UK's departure from the EU.

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10726
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Customs
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what strategy has been adopted by Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs to help companies prepare for any new customs procedures after the end of the transition period for the UK's departure from the EU.

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10729
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Large Goods Vehicles: Kent
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government how they plan to check and verify documentation for 'Kent access permits' for the purpose of (1) assisting ports in allocating slots, and (2) understanding which cargoes need inspection.

Asked 26 November 2020
Answered 7 December 2020
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10792
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Data Protection: EU Law
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the EU’s General Data Protection Regulations will apply to companies operating in the UK after the end of the transition period for the UK’s departure from the EU; and if so, what plans they have to inform such comp...

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 1 December 2020
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10725
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Commonwealth: Digital Technology
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress has been made as a result of the Digital Connectivity Cluster led by the UK and South Africa.

Asked 20 October 2020
Answered 3 November 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9393
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Exports
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what support they plan to provide to encourage the target growth in exports.

Asked 20 October 2020
Answered 3 November 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9396
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements: Ghana
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to explore non-reciprocal mechanisms to allow continued market access if their negotiations with the government of Ghana to reach a continuity trade agreement are not successful.

Asked 20 October 2020
Answered 3 November 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9395
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Developing Countries: Digital Technology
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of (1) the potential of digital trade to aid economic recovery from COVID-19, and (2) the digital divide between the UK and developing countries; and what plans they have to increase their spe...

Asked 20 October 2020
Answered 2 November 2020
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9397
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what legal protections for business that need to be applied globally in order to function are best addressed in (1) multilateral fora, and (2) bilateral free trade agreements.

Asked 20 October 2020
Answered 2 November 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9398
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure future trade deals do not impose new costs for (1) regulatory inspections and approvals, (2) trade licences, and (3) country of origin requirements on British (a) importers, and (b) expo...

Asked 20 October 2020
Answered 2 November 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9394
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade: Commonwealth
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many civil servants are working on initiatives aimed at increasing intra-Commonwealth trade.

Asked 12 October 2020
Answered 27 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9098
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Ports
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure that ports in the UK (1) remain cost-effective destinations for global container shipping services, and (2) remain able to serve the needs of British exporters and importers, taking into...

Asked 12 October 2020
Answered 26 October 2020
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9093
Answered
Lords
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