Beyond Brexit: the institutional framework Contents

The European Union Committee

The European Union Select Committee and its four sub-committees are appointed each session to consider EU documents and draft laws; to consider other matters relating to the UK’s relationship with the EU, including the implementation of the UK/EU Withdrawal Agreement, and the Government’s conduct of negotiations on the United Kingdom’s future relationship with the European Union.

The four Sub-Committees are as follows:

EU Environment Sub-Committee

EU Goods Sub-Committee

EU Security and Justice Sub-Committee

EU Services Sub-Committee


The Members of the European Union Select Committee are:

Further information

Baroness Brown of Cambridge

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard

Lord Ricketts

Baroness Couttie

Earl of Kinnoull (Chair)

Lord Sharkey

Baroness Donaghy

Lord Lamont of Lerwick

Lord Teverson

Lord Faulkner of Worcester

Baroness Neville-Rolfe

Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd

Lord Goldsmith

Lord Oates

Baroness Verma

Baroness Hamwee

Baroness Primarolo

Lord Wood of Anfield

Publications, press notices, details of membership, forthcoming meeting and other information is available at

General information about the House of Lords and its Committees are available at

Committee Staff

The current staff of the Sub-Committee are Christopher Johnson (Principal Clerk), Stuart Stoner (Clerk), Tim Mitchell (Legal Adviser), Alex Horne (Legal Adviser) and Samuel Lomas (Committee Assistant).

Contact Details

Contact details for individual Sub-Committees are given on the website. General correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk of the European Union Committee, Committee Office, House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW. Telephone 020 7219 5791. Email


You can follow the Committee on Twitter: @LordsEUCom.

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