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Foreign Agents Registration Act

Home Office written question – answered on 1st November 2019.

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Photo of Bob Seely Bob Seely Conservative, Isle of Wight

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if the Government will make an assessment of the potential merits of bringing forward legislative proposals on foreign agents' registration.

Photo of Brandon Lewis Brandon Lewis The Minister of State, Home Department

This is a thorough process to assess whether additional powers are required to clamp down on the activities of hostile states which threaten the UK, both here and overseas.

As part of this, we are considering like-minded international partners’ legislation to see whether the UK would benefit from adopting something similar.

This work is ongoing.

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