Britain’s last day in the EU? Here are some key Brexit dates

March 29th 2019 is scheduled to be the UK’s last day in the European Union

Negotiations for the UK’s departure from the European Union commence on Monday: in two years time composition of the EU will fall back to just 27 member states.

Negotiations for the UK’s departure from the European Union commence on Monday: in two years time composition of the EU will fall back to just 27 member states.

 

June 19th

Negotiations officially begin in Brussels

June 21st

UK Government lays out legislative process in the Queen’s speech

June 22nd-23rd

EU leaders meet in Brussels

July 17th

Second round of negotiations

German chancellor Angela Merkel faces and election.
German chancellor Angela Merkel faces an election.

September 24th

Germany holds parliamentary elections

October 1st-4th

UK’s ruling Conservative Party holds annual conference

October- December

Target for agreeing the basics of divorce deal to allow discussions to turn to trade

October 2018

Deadline to agree a deal so that it can be ratified by the European and British parliaments

March 29th, 2019

Britain’s last day in the European Union