London seat at the EU Brexit negotiating table

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-10-19
Session date: 
October 19, 2016
Reference: 
2016/3936
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Further to Question No: 2016/3417

Has the Government accepted the case for a 'London seat' at the EU/Brexit negotiating table?

Your response being:

'I continue to meet with Ministers to make the strong case for London to have a seat at the Brexit negotiating table, alongside the devolved nations. These discussions are ongoing with Government.'

Will you now give an update on your discussions with Government over this issue?

Answer

Answer for London seat at the EU Brexit negotiating table

Answer for London seat at the EU Brexit negotiating table

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I have held meetings with the Foreign Secretary and the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union to make the strong case for London to be represented in the Brexit negotiations.