About The Committee
The European and External Relations Committee was established on 1st June, 2011. The Committee’s role is to consider and report on issues relating to the European Communities and the European Union, the Scottish Government's links with countries and territories outside Scotland and the international activities of the Scottish Government. It has 7 Members and is chaired by Christina McKelvie MSP.
The Committee’s meetings are generally on Thursday mornings and are usually open to the public. Space is limited and places can be booked in advance through Visitor Services (0131 348 5200). Details about individual meetings can be found on our Meeting Papers & Official Reports page.
3rd European and External Relations Committee Meeting 2016
Date: 3rd Meeting, Thursday 04 February 2016
Location: Robert Burns Room (CR1)
Decision on taking business in private
EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)
Official Report of Meeting 4 February 2016
Read the latest report from the European and External Relations Committee.
5th Report, 2015 (Session 4): Connecting Scotland: how Scottish organisations engage internationally