Category: Costs

Relocation of EMA and EBA

Noticed a press release “Relocation of European Medicines Agency and European Banking Authority: agreement on the legal text” on the text of the regulations for the relocation of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) to Amsterdam, and of the European Banking Authority (EBA) to Paris which are currently based in London. http://data.consilium.europa.eu/doc/document/ST-15263-2017-INIT/en/pdf http://data.consilium.europa.eu/doc/document/ST-15264-2017-INIT/en/pdf These documents contain […]

Actual Costs

EU budget explained: expenditure and contribution by member state. Use the following page to check out this data http://www.europarl.europa.eu/external/html/budgetataglance/default_en.html We think it is important that EU taxpayers have a clear view of how EU money is spent and where it comes from. This tool has been designed to show this. It will help you to […]

The UK’s contribution to the EU budget

A recent research briefing, dated 12 June 2017, is available from the House of Commons library and examines how much the UK contributes to the EU budget and how much it receives back. http://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7886 The actual net contribution figure made by the UK appears to depend on how the figures have been calculated as there […]