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Article 50 and negotiations with the EU

Information about the Article 50 process and our negotiations for a new partnership with the European Union.

Joint report on progress

Position papers

UK Government papers published in advance of formal negotiating rounds with the EU to inform discussion.

Future partnership papers

A series of papers setting out key issues that form part of the Government’s vision for the future deep and special partnership between the UK and the EU.

White Papers

Announcements

  1. Government sets out vision for post EU trade and customs policy
  2. Britain seeks comprehensive security and law enforcement partnership with EU after Brexit
  3. UK offers deep security partnership with EU post-Brexit in the face of growing global threats
  4. UK sets clear objectives for continued science success
  5. UK outlines proposals for shared approach on data protection
  6. Position papers published ahead of third round of negotiations
  7. Pledge to protect Belfast Agreement and Common Travel Area in new position paper
  8. New customs proposals laid out by Government in new paper on future relationship with the EU
  9. Position papers published ahead of July negotiation
  10. UK government publishes proposals on rights of EU citizens
  11. A 'new, positive and constructive' partnership with the European Union

Speeches and statements

  1. Secretary of State: Statement following negotiation round Thursday 26 July
  2. David Davis' statement: EU-UK Article 50 negotiations Brussels, Monday 19 March 2018
  3. David Davis' Foundations of the Future Economic Partnership Speech
  4. David Davis' update to the House of Commons on EU negotiations
  5. David Davis' speech to the Suddeutsche Zeitung Economic Summit
  6. David Davis' closing remarks after EU exit negotiations on 9-10 November
  7. David Davis' update to the House of Commons on EU negotiations
  8. David Davis' closing remarks at the end of the fifth round of EU exit negotiations in Brussels
  9. PM statement on leaving the EU: 9 Oct 2017
  10. David Davis' closing remarks at the end of the fourth round of EU exit negotiations in Brussels
  11. David Davis' opening remarks at the start of the fourth round of EU exit negotiations
  12. PM's Florence speech: a new era of cooperation and partnership between the UK and the EU
  13. Secretary of State update to the House of Commons on EU negotiations.
  14. David Davis' closing remarks at the end of the third round of EU exit negotiations in Brussels
  15. David Davis' opening remarks at the start of the third round of EU exit negotiations
  16. David Davis' closing remarks at the end of the second round of EU exit negotiations in Brussels
  17. David Davis' opening remarks at the start of second round of EU exit negotiations in Brussels
  18. PM Commons statement on European Council: 26 June 2017
  19. European Council June 2017: Prime Minister's press statement
  20. Secretary of State David Davis' statement following the opening of EU exit negotiations
  21. David Davis' opening remarks at the start of EU exit negotiations in Brussels
  22. Prime Minister's Commons statement on triggering Article 50
  23. Prime Minister’s letter to Donald Tusk triggering Article 50
  24. The government's negotiating objectives for exiting the EU: PM speech
  25. Statement on a new partnership with the EU
  26. Exiting the EU next steps: Ministerial statement 10 October 2016
  27. Exiting the European Union: Ministerial statement 2 February 2017

Terms of reference

Negotiating team

Meeting agendas

  1. Programme: EU-UK Article 50 negotiations Brussels, week of 18 June 2018
  2. Programme: EU-UK Article 50 negotiations Brussels, 16-18 April 2018
  3. Programme: EU-UK Article 50 negotiations Brussels, 16 to 19 March 2018
  4. Programme: EU-UK Article 50 negotiations Brussels, 13 to 15 March 2018
  5. Programme: EU-UK Article 50 negotiations
  6. Programme: EU-UK Article 50 negotiations
  7. Programme: EU-UK Article 50 Negotiations, Brussels, 6-9 February 2018
  8. Programme for UK-EU Article 50 negotiations, 9-10 November
  9. Programme for fifth round of UK-EU Article 50 negotiations
  10. Programme for fourth round of UK-EU Article 50 negotiations
  11. Programme for third round of UK-EU Article 50 negotiations
  12. Programme for second round of UK-EU Article 50 negotiations
  13. Start date announced for negotiations with European Commission

Technical notes and background information

Published 18 June 2017
Last updated 20 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated meeting agendas
  2. Added 13th to 15th March EU-UK Article 50 negotiations.
  3. Added new agenda
  4. Added David Davis' Vienna speech.
  5. Updated meeting agendas
  6. Added technical note on international agreements
  7. Added closing remarks
  8. Added Agenda
  9. Added David Davis' speech to Parliament
  10. Added Internal Security Paper.
  11. Added Future Partnership Paper
  12. Added science and innovation paper
  13. Added David Davis statement to House of Commons
  14. Re-ordered technical notes
  15. Added future partnership paper
  16. Added position papers.
  17. First published.