EEA EFTA and UK Separation Agreement Joint Committee meet for the third time

Published 08-06-2022

On 8 June 2022, the Joint Committee of the EEA EFTA and the United Kingdom (UK) Separation Agreement convened in London for its third meeting. The meeting was chaired by officials from the Government of Liechtenstein with representatives from Iceland, the Kingdom of Norway and the UK in attendance. Following the meeting the Committee issued a Joint Statement.

During the meeting, representatives from the EEA EFTA States and the UK updated each other about their implementation and application of the Separation Agreement, focusing on the provisions relating to citizens’ rights. Representatives of the EFTA Surveillance Authority and the Independent Monitoring Authority also attended, presenting information on the monitoring of the implementation and application of the Separation Agreement.

The EEA EFTA States and the UK adopted a Decision amending Part I of Annex I to the Separation Agreement, in order to include recent relevant Decisions of the Administrative Commission for the Coordination of Social Security Systems.

The EEA EFTA States and the UK continue to work together to ensure the correct implementation and application of the Separation Agreement, to provide certainty to citizens.

Read more about the EEA EFTA - UK Separation Agreement

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