Immigration Rules: Au Pairs - Question

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 2:58 pm on 8th November 2021.

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Photo of Lord Foulkes of Cumnock Lord Foulkes of Cumnock Labour 2:58 pm, 8th November 2021

My Lords, does the Minister agree that, although we have had critical shortages of HGV drivers, fruit-pickers, nurses, doctors and care workers, it takes a shortage of au pairs for some people to realise that Brexit is an unmitigated, self-inflicted disaster? When will the Government acknowledge this and try to find a new, positive relationship with the European Union?