On 8 February 2018, there will be a Westminster Hall debate at 9:30am on the European Free Trade Association. The debate is sponsored by Stephen Hammond MP.Jump to full report >>
The European Free Trade Association (EFTA) is an intergovernmental group of countries that seeks to promote free trade and economic integration between its members.
EFTA has four members: Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.
Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are also members of the European Economic Area (EEA), along with all members of the European Union.
Switzerland is unique because it is a member of the EFTA but not a member of the EEA.
Commons Debate packs CDP-2018-0031
Authors: Matthew Ward; Chris Rhodes; Vaughne Miller; Melanie Gower