UK trade options beyond 2019 Contents

Annex 2: The EU Single Market

The EU Single Market (or “internal market”):

The Single Market is underpinned by the “four freedoms”, by which EU members must abide—i.e. freedom of movement for:

EU members must also:

At the same time, they participate fully in EU institutions (including the European Parliament).

Any non-EU country can gain access to the Single Market (i.e. trade with EU countries), but the terms of that access vary greatly:





6 March 2017