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European Policy Responses

The GMB European Office produces a number of policy briefings and UK and EU Government consultation responses on a range of European policy issues.

Please click on the links in the Additional Resources below for further information.

Some of the responses and briefings are also available on the specific policy section of this site.

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Additional Resources

GMB response to EU consultation on TTIP impact assessment

download pdf118Kb (pdf) - 09 June 2016

GMB response to the EU consultation on the draft trade sustainability impact assessment for the EU-US TTIP trade deal

GMB UPDATE BRIEFING ON EU AND GLOBAL TRADE AGREEMENTS - Issue 4 (June 2016)

download pdf312Kb (pdf) - 01 June 2016

Bury toxic trade agreements! says GMB

EU re-authorisation of Glyphosate

download pdf154Kb (pdf) - 13 May 2016

GMB letter to lead Conservative MPs urging opposition to EU re-authorisation of the weed-killer glyphosate

GMB response to EU consultation on trade defence instruments and China

download pdf136Kb (pdf) - 19 April 2016

GMB accompanying document to our response to the European Commission public consultation concerning a possible change in the methodology to establish dumping in trade defence investigations concerning the People’s Republic of China

GMB UPDATE BRIEFING ON EU AND GLOBAL TRADE AGREEMENTS - Issue 3 (Sept 2015)

download pdf277Kb (pdf) - 10 September 2015

TTIP vote splits EU Parliament, ISDS endorsed

GMB input to new EU Trade Strategy (Sept 2015)

download pdf161Kb (pdf) - 01 September 2015

GMB input to European Commission proposals for a new Trade Strategy

GMB letter to EU Heads of State (June 2015)

download pdf289Kb (pdf) - 23 June 2015

EU Referendum in UK – Don’t negotiate away our social and employment rights

GMB Agency Workers Briefing (June 2015)

download pdf384Kb (pdf) - 09 June 2015

GMB organising Agency Workers

GMB Scotland response to public procurement consultation (April 2015)

download pdf273Kb (pdf) - 30 April 2015

GMB Scotland response to Scottish Government consultation on changes to public procurement rules in Scotland

GMB response to EU consultation on reviewing the Working Time Directive (March 2015)

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GMB response to the European Commission public consultation on the Review of the Working Time Directive (Directive 2003/88/EC)

Joint SRB GMB Response to EU Commission on extending geographical indication protection (Oct 2014)

download pdf573Kb (pdf) - 28 October 2014

Joint SRB GMB Response to EU Commission Green Paper consultation on a possible extension of geographical indication protection to non-agricultural products

GMB response to Cabinet Office on UK transposition of new EU Public Procurement Directives (Oct 2014)

download pdf182Kb (pdf) - 28 October 2014

GMB response to the Cabinet Office consultation on the UK Transposition of new EU Public Procurement Directives - Public Contracts Regulations 2015

GMB response to EU Ombudsman on transparency in EU/US trade deal (Oct 2014)

download pdf191Kb (pdf) - 27 October 2014

GMB response to EU Ombudsman public consultation on the transparency of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations

GMB response to EU Ombudsman consultation on EU Commission Expert Groups (Aug 2014)

download pdf524Kb (pdf) - 26 August 2014

GMB response to EU Ombudsman consultation on the composition of EU Commission Expert Groups

GMB RESPONSE TO EU COMMISSION ON INVESTOR RIGHTS IN EU/US TRADE DEAL (July 2014)

download pdf237Kb (pdf) - 01 July 2014

GMB response to European Commission Public Consultation on Investment protection and investor-to-state dispute settlement (ISDS) in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Agreement (TTIP)

GMB response to BIS consultation - EU Social and Employment policy (Jan 2014)

download pdf262Kb (pdf) - 24 January 2014

GMB response to BIS consultation reviewing our EU social and employment rights

GMB response to House of Lords on EU/US trade deal (Oct 2013)

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GMB response to the House of Lords' call for evidence on the TransAtlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

GMB response to Posting of Workers call for evidence (July 2012)

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GMB response to BIS call for evidence on EU proposals for a Posting of Workers Enforcement Directive