House of Commons Library briefing paper: EU State Aid rules and WTO Subsidies Agreement
Released 7 November 2018
The House of Commons Library has published a briefing paper looking at EU state aid and subsidies rules and what might change after Brexit.
As a member of the EU and of the World Trade Organisation, the UK must follow a number of rules when providing assistance to businesses and industries. This briefing paper explains the rules around state aid and subsidies, their motivations and differences. It also looks at what might change after the UK leaves the EU.
View the briefing paper at EU State Aid rules and WTO Subsidies Agreement.