Next Meeting:

Last updated - 18 Jan 2021, 16.49

20 Jan 2021, 09.00

The Joint Committee on European Union Affairs will meet in private session.

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

16 Dec 2020, 08.35

Committee on European Union Affairs publishes report on Conference on the Future of Europe

15 Dec 2020, 14.27

EU Affairs Committee to discuss movement of goods through Europe post-Brexit

8 Dec 2020, 19.38

EU Affairs Committee to meet House of Commons Committee on the Future Relationship with the European Union

Recent videos

Committee report: Proposals for the Conference on the Future of Europe

Committee on European Union Affairs

Wed, 16 Dec 2020

Chairman of the Committee on European Union Affairs, Joe McHugh TD, introduces the report on Proposals for the Conference on the Future of Europe.

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Wed, 16 Dec 2020

Committee on European Union Affairs

Topic: Engagement on Movement of Goods throughout Europe post Brexit

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Wed, 9 Dec 2020

Committee on European Union Affairs

Topic: Engagement on Brexit, Progress of the Internal Markets Bill and Inter-Parliamentary Relations Post Brexit (Resumed)

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Recent opening statements and submissions

Wed, 16 Dec

Opening statement, Liam Lacey, Director, Irish Maritime Development Office (IMDO)

Opening statement, Liam Lacey, Director, Irish Maritime Development Office (IMDO) (PDF)

Wed, 25 Nov

Opening statement (bilingual), Thomas Byrne T.D., Minister, Department of the Taoiseach and Department of Foreign Affairs

Opening statement (bilingual), Thomas Byrne T.D., Minister, Department of the Taoiseach and Department of Foreign Affairs (PDF)

Wed, 18 Nov

Opening statement, Professor Brigid Laffan, Director of the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute

Opening statement, Professor Brigid Laffan, Director of the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute (PDF)

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