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UK Convergence Programme 2017-18

This document contains details of the UK’s economic and fiscal situation and forecasts for 2017-18 as required by the European Union.


UK Convergence Programme 2017-18


The content of the 2017-18 Convergence Programme is based on Autumn Budget 2017 and Spring Statement 2018, combined with the Office for Budget Responsibility’s 2018 Economic and fiscal outlook.

The Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union requires all EU member states to annually report on their economies and public finances to the European Commission.

The UK is required to submit a Convergence Programme to the Commission as part of the Stability and Growth Pact.

Published 30 April 2018