Brexit: the next steps for the UK’s withdrawal from the EU

The Commons Library and Lords Library has produced impartial analysis of the UK’s referendum for remaining in or leaving the European Union. The page sets out useful research on the impact of Brexit on key policy areas. It also explains the process for leaving the EU.





Transport and trade

This information was published prior to the Referendum result.

Background to the UK’s EU referendum 2016

The page includes:

  • Analysis of the results
  • Eligibility to vote
  • Withdrawal process
  • Overview of policy areas
  • Devolved legislatures
  • Relevant legislation and debates
  • Background to negotiations

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    In addition, briefing papers are published to the website.