The United Kingdom is still entitled to its share in the amounts recovered under the guarantees of the Member States and on the balance of its appeal account of its Member State. The UK`s share of this paragraph is proportional to its respective participation in each guarantee contract. The Northern Ireland Protocol, known as the Irish Backstop, was an annex to the November 2018 draft agreement outlining provisions to avoid a hard border in Ireland after the UK`s withdrawal from the European Union. The protocol provided for a provision of the safety net to deal with the circumstances in which satisfactory alternative arrangements were to come into force at the end of the transition period. This project has been replaced by a new protocol that will be described as follows. 2. In the event that the EU and the United Kingdom reach agreement on their future relations in the areas of the common foreign and security policy and the common security and defence policy, applicable during the transitional period, Chapter 2 of the EU Treaty and the acts adopted on the basis of these provisions apply to the United Kingdom from the date of implementation of this agreement. 1. The United Kingdom ensures that no reduction in rights, guarantees or equality of opportunity, as defined in the part of the 1998 agreement on rights, safeguards and equal opportunities, is the result of its withdrawal from the Union, including in the area of protection against discrimination, as set out in the provisions of EU law in Appendix 1 of this protocol. , and implements this paragraph through specific mechanisms. Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein, the Kingdom of Norway and the Swiss Confederation have entered into and apply corresponding agreements with the United Kingdom that apply to EU citizens; and two. EU obligations under EU trade guarantee law apply in the United Kingdom where the tendering, contracting or contracting procedure for the classified contract, classified sub-contract or classified information was launched before the end of the transition period.
The seat agreement between the United Kingdom and the European Banking Authority on 8 May 2012 the exchange of letters on the application of the European Communities` Privileges and Immunities Protocol to the European Medicines Assessment Agency of 24 June 1996 in the United Kingdom and the agreement on the inclusion of the Galileo Security Observatory of 17 July 2013 apply to the European Banking Authority , the European Medicines Agency and the Galileo Security Observatory until they are relocated to a Member State.