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Trade Bill - Committee (4th Day)

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 4:30 pm on 4th February 2019.

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Photo of Lord Lansley Lord Lansley Conservative 4:30 pm, 4th February 2019

Since there is no recent substantial experience of free zones, does my noble friend not think it would be helpful—if we arrive at the point where we exit the Union customs code—for the Government at least to initiate a consultation to look at the criteria that would be applied in examining the designation of free-zone status?