Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Safety

The Common Agricultural Policy and the Common Fisheries Policy of the EU are not part of the EEA Agreement. Free movement of goods within the framework of the EEA Agreement does not apply to all products.

Following Article 8 (3) (a) and (b) of the EEA Agreement, only products falling under certain chapters of the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System, as well as products specified in Protocol 3 to the EEA Agreement, are subject to the principle of free movement of goods.

However, the EEA Agreement does provide provisions on various related aspects such as:

Internal Market Division

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Seminar on the European Economic Area - Brussels 17 September 2019