European and External Relations Committee


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.

Current Business

Scrutiny of the Draft Budget 2015-16

The European and External Relations Committee is required to report its views to the Finance Committee by 12 December 2014.

Committee Meetings

23rd European and External Relations Committee Meeting 2014

Date: 23rd Meeting, Thursday 11 December 2014

Location: Robert Burns Room (CR1)

Declaration of interests

Decision on taking business in private

Committee of the Regions

Reports from the Scottish Government

Brussels Bulletin

Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) - implications for Scotland

Work programme

Official Report of Meeting 11 December 2014

Committee Reports

Read the latest report from the European and External Relations Committee.

3rd Report, 2014 (Session 4): Annual report 2013-14