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Inquiry into Wales-Ireland relations

Purpose of the consultation

The Culture, Communications, Welsh Language, Sport, and International Relations Committee is undertaking an inquiry into Wales-Ireland relations. Issues to be considered include:



>>>Wales-Ireland relations post-Brexit

>>>Current approach to bilateral engagement between the Welsh and Irish governments and whether it is fit for purpose post-Brexit

>>>The Ireland-Wales Shared Statement and Joint Action Plan (2021-2025) as an approach to international engagement.

>>>The funding of future cooperation and collaborative projects between Ireland and Wales

>>>Priority areas for cooperation between Ireland and Wales

>>>Opportunities in developing parliamentary relations between the Senedd and Oireachtas



The Committee would welcome your views on any or all of the above issues covered in the terms of reference.


The deadline for responses is 24 February 2023.


Providing Written Evidence

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Disclosure of information

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Contact details

Should you wish to speak to someone regarding this consultation, please use the below contact details:

Culture, Communications, Welsh Language, Sport, and International Relations Committee
Welsh Parliament
Cardiff Bay
CF99 1SN

Telephone: 0300 200 6565