EEA EFTA and UK Separation Agreement Joint Committee meets for the fourth time

Published 27-09-2023

On 27 September 2023, the Joint Committee of the EEA EFTA and the United Kingdom (UK) Separation Agreement convened in Brussels for its fourth meeting. The meeting was chaired by officials of the Kingdom of Norway with representatives of Iceland, the Government of Liechtenstein and the UK in attendance. Following the meeting the Committee issued a Joint Statement.

During the meeting, representatives of 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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