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

Committee Meetings

10th European and External Relations Committee Meeting 24 April 2014

Date: 10 Meeting, Thursday 24 April 2014

Location: Mary Fairfax Somerville Room (CR2)

The Scottish Government's proposals for an independent Scotland - membership of the European Union (in private)


Committee Reports

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

1st Report, 2014 (Session 4): EU Engagement and Scrutiny of the Committees of the Scottish Parliament on European Union policies 2014