Brexit and Northern Ireland

Synopsis: RaISe has compiled the following information and links to resources on the subject of Brexit and Northern Ireland.

Brexit Related SIs

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Information on secondary legislation, stemming from the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, which corrects NI law to make it work appropriately after the UK has left the EU or enables the withdrawal agreement to be implemented.

Brexit Research Publications


RaISe produces numerous publications each year on a wide range of topics. This section provides access to publications relating specifically to the subject of Brexit and Northern Ireland.

Brexit Reading Lists


Details of information resources which address the potential impacts of Brexit on Northern Ireland. This section now contains a new Reading List on Brexit Transition and Northern Ireland. This List will be updated as appropriate. (Updated 31st December 2020)

Brexit Related Events


Details of some of the many upcoming events, conferences, seminars and public lectures on the theme of Brexit and Northern Ireland.

Brexit Hubs and Blogs


A selection of dedicated Brexit related hubs and blogs which provide links to other information resources - selected from Parliamentary, academic, business and other sites.

Research Matters Blog Posts


Research Matters is a new blog developed by RaISe to provide short, topical articles primarily for MLAs and their support staff, but also for a wider audience. A number of articles have been posted on the subject of Brexit and Northern Ireland.

KESS Briefings & Presentations


KESS aims to encourage debate by providing a forum to present and disseminate academic research findings, on issues that are relevant to governance in Northern Ireland. A number of these seminars relate to the impact of Brexit on Northern Ireland.

Brexit Brief

This section is prepared by the NI Assembly EU Affairs Manager and provides access to various UK Government papers, Brexit related legislation and the Brexit Brief newsletter.


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