Anna Turley – 2016 Parliamentary Question to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office

The below Parliamentary question was asked by Anna Turley on 2016-03-24.

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what discussions his Department has had with HM Treasury on the potential effect of the UK leaving the EU on the economy.

Mr David Lidington

The Government’s view is that the UK will be stronger, safer and better off remaining in a reformed EU.

The Chancellor, my Rt Hon. Friend the Member for Tatton, has announced that the Treasury will publish a comprehensive analysis of the long-term economic costs and benefits of EU membership and the risks associated with an exit.