Former EU Fisheries Committee Chair to give evidence to Lords EU Committee
On Wednesday 26 February 2020 the House of Lords EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee will take evidence from Chris Davies, former Chair of the European Parliament Committee on Fisheries.
This evidence session is part of the Committee's inquiry on access to UK fisheries.
This evidence session will start 10.45am. Likely topics of discussion include:
- What are the EU's primary concerns about access to UK fisheries post-Brexit?
- What should the UK Government be aiming for in its negotiations with the EU on post-Brexit access to UK fisheries?
- How strong a lever is the UK's ability to grant or deny access to its waters?
- In the EU's view, is the model of EU access to Norwegian waters applicable to the future UK-EU relationship?
This evidence session, which is open to the public, will take place at 10.15am on Wednesday 26 February 2020 in Committee Room 2 of the House of Lords.