Next Meeting:

Last updated - 7 May 2021, 16.53

12 May 2021, 09.30

The Joint Committee on European Union Affairs will meet in the Committee Room 4, LH2000.

The Committee plays a key role in informing debate on Ireland’s membership of the European Union.

Date established: 23 Jul 2020

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Conference on the Future of Europe

Latest report

Conference on the Future of Europe

The Committee has published its report and recommendations for the anticipated two-year Conference on the Future of Europe.

Report launch

Conference on the Future of Europe

Watch the Chairman of the Committee, Joe McHugh TD, introduce the report and outline the Committee's recommendations for the anticipated two-year Conference.

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Recent press releases

4 May 2021, 13.14

Committee on European Union Affairs to discuss EU/UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement

26 Apr 2021, 13.55

EU Affairs Committee to discuss Northern Ireland Protocol with Foreign Affairs Minister

19 Apr 2021, 14.01

Oireachtas Committee to meet European Commissioner for the Internal Market

Recent videos

Wed, 5 May 2021

Committee on European Union Affairs

Topic: EU/UK Trade & Co-Operation Agreement

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Tue, 27 Apr 2021

Committee on European Union Affairs

Topic: The Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland

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Tue, 20 Apr 2021

Committee on European Union Affairs

Topic: EU industrial policy priorities, including vaccine production and digital transformation

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Recent opening statements and submissions

Wed, 5 May

Opening statement, Barry Andrews, MEP, European Parliament

Opening statement, Barry Andrews, MEP, European Parliament ()

Tue, 27 Apr

Opening statement, Simon Coveney T.D., Minister, Department of Foreign affairs and Defence

Opening statement, Simon Coveney T.D., Minister, Department of Foreign affairs and Defence ()

Tue, 20 Apr

Opening statement, Commissioner Thierry Breton, Commissioner for Internal Market, European Commission

Opening statement, Commissioner Thierry Breton, Commissioner for Internal Market, European Commission ()

Recent reports

Wed, 16 Dec 2020

Proposals for the Conference on the Future of Europe
Committee on European Union Affairs report on Proposals for the Conference on the Future of Europe December 2020

Contact details

Committee on European Union Affairs
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Fiona Cashin

(01) 618 3189

eu.committee@oireachtas.ie

Press officer

Petrina Vousden

(01) 618 3437

(085) 8745 295

petrina.vousden@oireachtas.ie