The Withdrawal Agreement concluded between the European Union and the United Kingdom establishes the terms of the United Kingdom’s orderly withdrawal from the EU, in accordance with Article 50 of the Treaty of the European Union.
The Withdrawal Agreement entered into force on 1 February 2020, after having been agreed on 17 October 2019, together with the Political Declaration setting the framework of the future EU-UK partnership.
The Agreement consists of two main documents:
- The Withdrawal Agreement itself, including a Protocol on Ireland and Northern Ireland;
- A Political Declaration setting out the framework for the future relationship between the United Kingdom and the European Union
Source EU-UK Withdrawal agreement