Department for Exiting the European Union written question – answered on 16th April 2019.

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Photo of Lord Lilley Lord Lilley Conservative

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether their contingency preparations for the UK leaving the EU without a withdrawal agreement are complete.

Photo of Lord Callanan Lord Callanan Minister of State (Department for Exiting the European Union)

The Government is continuing to prepare for all scenarios and we have taken appropriate steps to help mitigate the effects of no deal. We have passed critical legislation, signed international agreements, and guaranteed certain EU funding.

We are continuing to communicate with businesses and the public and this will increase as we approach EU Exit until we are confident that contingency planning is no longer needed.

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