Website Survey - We want your feedback on the Northern Ireland Assembly website. Take our 7 question survey now.

Brexit and Beyond

This content is intended as a helpful resource on Brexit but is not an exhaustive source of information. The inclusion of any content on this page should not be taken to imply approval or endorsement by the Northern Ireland Assembly.


Sign up for the Brexit and Beyond Newsletter

Use the form below to sign up for our regular Brexit and Beyond newsletter and stay on top of all the latest developments and news.

* indicates required
Privacy Notice *


Spotlight on...

Brexit spotlight

The Democratic Consent Mechanism

We've put together an explainer on the Democratic Consent Mechanism, the vote by the Northern Ireland Assembly on Articles 5 to 10 of the Protocol, which is to take place by the end of 2024. Read the explainer and find links to useful resources here.

Interparliamentary relations

During and beyond the Brexit process, the Northern Ireland Assembly, Scottish Parliament, Senedd Cymru/Welsh Parliament, House of Commons, and House of Lords have exchanged views on challenges and frameworks arising from the new arrangements. Read more about work on interparliamentary relations here.


Latest News

Brexit & Beyond Newsletter

The Brexit & Beyond newsletter will issue again in the new mandate.

Previous Issues


The Week Ahead

This Week Header

The Assembly is now dissolved. This section will be updated in the new mandate.

Watch previous sessions on niassembly.tv


Timeline and Key Documents

Timeline and years with a push-pin in one year.

We've created a timeline that takes you through the key dates of the Brexit process since 23 June 2016 (UK Referendum). We also linked to the key documents and papers.

Find out more...


Brexit Q&A

Black cubes with the letter Q and symbol and letter A

We have put together a handy question and answer for all things Brexit. If you have a questions we haven't answered let us know.

Brexit Q&A


Scrutiny

These pages provide a summary of the Brexit scrutiny work undertaken by Assembly committees.


Brexit and Devolution

Map of Europe with the UK and Ireland magnified.

The UK’s exit from the EU has implications for the devolution settlement and the matters on which the Assembly can legislate. Read more about the bodies facilitating engagement between the devolved administrations and the UK Government on Brexit, as well as the Common Frameworks process.

Find out more...


Governance of EU Exit Agreements

The word Governance revealed under a tear in brown paper.

Oversight bodies were established within the Withdrawal Agreement to ensure the proper implementation and application of the agreement. There are three tiers of governance, each reporting upwards to the other.

Find out more...


Legislation

Definition of the word legislation hilighted in a dictionary

A significant amount of primary and secondary legislation is required to deal with Brexit and ensure the functioning of the Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland.

Find out more...



Contact EU Affairs at the Assembly

Contact Us

Please get in touch:

Shauna Mageean, EU Affairs Manager.
Room 347, Parliament Buildings, Ballymiscaw, Stormont, Belfast BT4 3XX.

Tel: (028) 90521947

Email: shauna.mageean@niassembly.gov.uk

Find MLAs

Find your MLAs

Locate MLAs

Search

News and Media Centre

Visit the News and Media Centre

Read press releases, watch live and archived video

Find out more

Follow the Assembly

Follow the Assembly on our social media channels

Keep up-to-date with the Assembly

Find out more

Useful Contacts

Contact us

Contacts for different parts of the Assembly

Contact Us