Air passenger duty: implications for Northern Ireland

Inquiry status: Inquiry concluded, Report and Government Responses published

The Northern Ireland Affairs Committee conducted short inquiry into how Air Passenger Duty (APD) affects individuals, airports, airlines, businesses and tourism in Northern Ireland.


The Committee published its Second Report of Session 2010–12, Air Passenger Duty: implications for Northern Ireland (HC 1227), on 8 July 2011.




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